Students with experience on a band instrument can enrol in the Extension Music class in Year 7. This class provides an introduction to the band program with class time divided between band rehearsals, analysis and listening, theory and composition tasks. Following the Year 7 Band class, students are encouraged to progress the Concert Band.
Students from year 7-10 who are experienced musicians are invited to join the Concert Band or Jazz Band. The Concert Band is an extracurricular group for woodwind, brass and percussion musicians. Repertoire comprises of music from a range of genres, including contemporary artists and soundtrack compilations. The Jazz Band provides students with the opportunity to work in a small ensemble, solo, improvise and accompany others. The Concert and Jazz Band perform at a range of events; these may include school assemblies, school events, such as Open Night and Graduation, and external events such as the National Eisteddfod, Floriade and School Fetes.
Jazz Band rehearsals are held on Wednesdays after school; Concert Band rehearsals are held on Thursdays after school. Instruments are available for hire and print music is supplied.