Band Program

St Margaret’s offers an extensive Band Program to students. The bands perform at a wide variety of events including Open Day, Bands Concert, Classics in the Cathedral, competitions, tours and community events. They rehearse once a week (as per published Music Ensemble Timetable) and perform a wide variety of repertoire.

Contemporary Ensembles
Highly Strung (Primary Rock Band)
Rock Band (Secondary students)

Band Ensembles
Jackson Wind Ensemble (For beginner to intermediate level students)
Sister Helen Wind Symphony (For advanced level students)
Stage Band (Secondary students)
Chaseley Concert Band

A number of other ensembles are available to students. These include:
Brass Ensemble
Flute Ensemble
Clarinet Ensemble
Saxophone Ensemble
Elayne Jones Percussion Ensemble

As part of the Primary Music Program, all Year 5 students have the opportunity to participate in a group Band lesson. Students are allocated an instrument at the beginning of Year 5.