Tag Archives: Chamber Music

St Andrew’s Primary School Christmas Roadshow 2014

The strings program commenced at St Andrew’s Primary School in 2009 and was one of the first classroom strings programs implemented in a Catholic School in the Diocese of Parramatta. Since 2009, all children in year 3 learn a stringed … Continue reading

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Captivate Strings Chamber Music Concert – 2013

      On Sunday November 10th, 2013, The Captivate String Orchestra presented their 2nd annual Chamber Music Concert along with our inspirational Captivate Staff Chamber Orchestra. The Captivate String Orchestra was established just 2 1/2 years ago at a … Continue reading

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Meet the Team – Captivate Strings

The Captivate Strings Team is comprised of around 13 classroom and specialist teachers providing quality teaching & learning in the inclusive strings program across 12 Catholic Primary Schools and 2 Catholic Secondary Schools in the Diocese of Parramatta – Western … Continue reading

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Captivate String Orchestra Places 1st in Penrith Eisteddfod

Last Thursday 22nd August, the Captivate String Orchestra performed at the Penrith Eisteddfod and gained 1st place in the High School Orchestra section with 96 marks. The Captivate String Orchestra was formed in the term one school holidays in 2011. … Continue reading

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Meet the Captivate Strings Team: Chapter 1, The Life of Brian………Strong. Cellist and Music Educator

This is the 1st of a series of Blog Posts I will publish each month profiling our very dedicated and talented teachers in the Captivate String Things Program in Catholic Schools, Western Sydney. Each of our 15 Classroom & Specialist … Continue reading

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