Instrumental Music Program

​BAND PROGRAM

​Currently the band consists of over 95 students across the Junior Band, Senior Band and Jazz Band.  Mr​ Steven McKay is the Instrumental Music Coordinator at St Andrew's. The school band perform at school events such as the fair, liturgies and masses.  They also hold a Twilight Concert each semester and compete in the Catholic Schools Music Festival each year.​
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The Instrumental Program at St Andrew's is guided by a belief in the following principles:

  • The right of each individual to develop his/her potential

  • To develop an understanding, appreciation and enjoyment of music

  • To develop a further knowledge of music and develop an appreciation of the discipline required in performance

  • To use music to develop the individual – socially, emotionally and physically​

Band tuition is offered on the ​flute, alto and saxophones, trumpet, trombone, clarinet, bass clarinet, bass guitar, euphonium, baritone and percussion.​

Please contact Steven McKay at the following email address: Steven.McKay@bne.catholic.edu.au if you require further information.  

St Andrews Ferny Grove Instrumental Music Handbook

​​Junior Band

Year 4

​Senior Band

Year 5 and 6

​Jazz Band

Year 5 and 6





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Currently the String Program consists of over 60 students with students from Year 2- Year 6. Mrs Annette Milliken is the String Program Coordinator at St Andrew's. 

The String Ensemble perform at school events such as the fair, liturgies and masses.  They also hold a Twilight Concert each semester and compete in the Catholic Schools Music Festival.​

Tuition is offered on the violin, viola, cello, double bass and guitar.

Students are required to attend a 30 minute lesson once a week, as well as an ensemble rehearsal once per week. 

Please contact Annette Milliken at the following email address: amilliken@bne.catholic.edu.au if you require further information.  

Beginner​ 

​​Advanced

​Junior String Ensemble


​Junior Guitar Ensemble

​Senior String Ensemble


​Senior Guitar Ensemble