Loreto College has a rich musical tradition and the Co-Curricular Music Program allows this tradition to flourish. The Program encourages students to study voice, speech and drama or an instrument; and compliments the classroom music curriculum to which all students participate. The Program is designed to provide the opportunity for students to develop their skills and confidence through active engagement in musical activities. Students are also provided with the opportunity to share their love of music through performance, both at school and the within the wider community.

Ensembles

Loreto College run a large number of ensembles, catering for all ability levels. These ensemble provide a clear pathway for students to progress as their skills develop. There is flexibility in the range of ensembles on offer to benefit the student’s needs at a particular time. Ensembles include:

  • Junior Concert Band
  • Senor Concert Band
  • String Ensemble
  • Bijou Orchestra
  • Junior Choir
  • Loreto Blues (Senior Choir)
  • Special Events Choir
  • A Capella Choir
  • Loreto Drumline
  • Stage Band
  • Drama Ensemble
  • Flute Ensemble
  • Woodwind Ensemble
  • Guitar Ensemble
  • Brass Ensemble

Private Tuition

Loreto College also provides tuition on the following instruments:

  • Woodwind – flute, oboe, bassoon, clarinet, saxophone
  • Brass – trumpet, trombone, French horn, euphonium, tuba
  • Strings – violin, viola, cello, double bass, acoustic & electric guitar, electric bass
  • Percussion – piano, drum-kit, mallet percussion
  • Voice – classical & contemporary
  • Speech and Drama – Trinity College London in Australia
  • Theory of Music – Australian Music Examination Board