Music


MPW values music and the positive social, emotional and educational outcomes which result from its inclusion in the school's teaching and learning programs.

 

MPW will endeavour to provide opportunities for all students to experience and participate in music.

 

Choir

 

MPW has a non auditioned choir, students in years 2-6 are invited to join.

 

The choirs sing the national anthem at each school assembly and have an evening performance, usually in Term 4.

 

There are various times throughout the year when the choir performs at other venues.

 

Music Programs

 

MPW has two programs available (both are user pay).

  • Moonee Vale Instrumental Instrumental Music Program (MVIMP)
  • Soundgarage 

Moonee Valley Instrumental Music Program (MVIMP)

MVIMP is an opportunity for children to learn a musical instrument from a professional music tutor during school time. The music tutors who work in MVIMP are highly professional musicians and teachers, who ensure that learning music is a positive experience for the children involved.

 

The program is open to all children in Years 3-6. Children learn in small groups (maximum of 5 students, though often less).

 

There is the opportunity for children to join the school band when they are deemed ready (Band held on Wednesday between 10:00am - 11:00am). MVIMP runs in 4 local schools, who share music tutors, instruments and resources. Children across the schools combine at times for an annual music camp, performances and special events.

 

 

Instruments available to learn and hire through MVIMP are: 

 

  • Bass  Guitar
  • Cello
  • Clarinet
  • Euphonium
  • Flute
  • French Horn
  • Percussion
  • Saxophone
  • Trombone
  • Trumpet
  • Viola
  • Violin

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Important MVIMP dates for 2020:

 

MVIMP Music Camp - Tuesday 4th -7th August to be held at Lady Northcote Camp, Bacchus Marsh

MPW MVIMP Soiree - Wednesday 9th September to be held in the MPW gym

MVIMP Annual Combined Concert - Thursday 12th November to be held at the Moonee Valley Racecourse

MVIMP Forms:

 

 

Soundgarage Music Schools

Soundgarage Music Schools at MPW, offer contemporary music classes, during school time.

 

Children can build their self-confidence and be involved in a variety of performances by joining the Singing and Performance (SAP) Program. They can also learn keyboard and electric guitar. Soundgarage students have the opportunity to participate in the Soundgarage concerts held in Term 4.

 

 

Soundgarage Forms:

Soundgarage Concert dates 2021:

  •   To be advised

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