NEW! – Amadeus Music Education Program

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Sydney Catholic Schools (SCS) is rolling out an exciting new comprehensive music education program at our school in Term 1, 2021.

 

The Amadeus Music Program is an amazing opportunity for all students to develop a love of music and benefit from developing music skills that will assist them to thrive as learners at Trinity Catholic college” said Principal Daniel Delmage.

 

SCS’ new Amadeus Music Education Program will be delivered in 13 SCS primary and secondary schools in the Auburn-Lakemba area, helping students learn numeracy, literacy and emotional skills while experiencing the special joy of music.

 

As part of this program, students in Year 3 to Year 8 at the 13 schools will participate in small group and ensemble music lessons delivered by specialist teachers. Students will receive an instrument, starting with a string instrument in Year 3.

 

“Excitingly, we will have 220 students participating in the Amadeus Music Education Program next year,” Principal Delmage said.

 

“They will each receive string instruments (Violin,Viola, Chello), Woodwinds instruments ( Flute, Clarinet, Bassoon) and Brass instruments (Trumpet, Horn, Trombone).”

 

Benefits of music

Research shows that music:

  • Boosts brain power
  • Promotes wellbeing
  • Improves language and maths skills, memory and coordination

 

Watch the video below for more details!