Past, Future and Present Events and Community Involvement

ANZAC Reflections

  • Involved over 300 performers

  • Funds were raised for Cairns RSL Sub Branch

  • Joint community collected donations of clothing, blankets, food and sanitary kits for Rosies  and St Vincent De Paul to help local homeless.

 

Music by Moonlight | Community Concert for FHC Earthquake Appeal​

  • Funds were raised for Friends of Himalayan Children

  • Collected donations of clothing and blankets.

St Andrews' Catholic College Music Department Sponsored Playing Day

  • Funds were raised for St Andrew's Music Department and Community Initiatives

St Andrew's Catholic College Young Musician of the Year

  • Giving young musicians a safe and exciting performance opportunity

 

St Andrew's Catholic College 'In the Groove' program

  • In The Groove is a multi-sensory approach to music aimed at enriching a child’s experiences through music while developing their confidence, self-esteem, social skills (such as team work and turn taking), motor skills, coordination and sensory development. And it is FUN! 

Remembrance and ANZAC Day  Services 

  • A team of brass players go out into the community and perform at multiple services

St Andrew's Catholic College Year 123 Arts Production

  • This production involves all St Andrew's Catholic College students in Year 1, 2 & 3. Students participate in Dance, Drama and Music performances or Art installations

Other Music Department and Joint Community Initiatives 

  • Community Fetes

  • Busking for Friends of the Himalayan Children

  • Joint Private and State School Initiatives 

  • Masterclasses with world class musicians

  • Collaborations with Queensland Conservatorium

  • State Honours Ensemble Program

  • National Australia Brass Band - Collaboration with National & International Musicians

  • Community Concerts 

  • Support of local Eisteddfods

  • Support of Friends of Himalayan Children International Women's Day Dinner

  • Commissioning of Music for Community Events

  • Support of AMEB Examinations for young musician through out the community

  • Jubilate 50th Anniversary of Northern Beaches Parish involving all schools and community groups