Beecroft Public School

Respect, Responsibility, Excellence, Participation

Telephone02 9484 8844

Emailbeecroft-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Joining Training Band

Do you have a child in Year 2 or above who is interested in joining the Training Band next year? No previous musical experience is required. All students in the Training Band start learning together and it is amazing how far the children progress by the end of the year.

What instruments are available?

The instruments on offer at Beecroft are:

Flute, Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Trombone, Euphonium, French Horn, Trumpet, Bass Guitar, Tuba, Percussion.

The NSW Police Band has put together a fantastic resource introducing the different band instruments. https://www.nswpolicebandwelcometotheband.com/

Information sessions for 2021 intake

Interested families are invited to attend an online information session on Wednesday October 28th, 2020, from 8.00pm. A Zoom link will be published in the school newsletter. The session will provide information about what to expect and what is involved (such as financial and time commitments, instrument hire etc).

Year 2 students will attend an instrument demonstration session during school hours on Monday 23rd Nov,2020, to be followed by a further Zoom Q&A session for parents the same evening at 8:00 pm.

Training Band information pack

·         Training Band introductory information 2021

·         Additional information on instrument allocation

How to apply?

You need to complete the online Training Band application form and enter your instrument preferences by Monday 30th November, 2020.

If you have any questions about joining the Training Band, please contact the Training Band Recruitment Co-ordinator, Engaish Sapra (engaish@hotmail.com or 0424781852)