Bandlink Newcastle is a 2 day workshop for Year 5 and Year 6 students at NSW public schools providing an opportunity to play in a large ensemble under the guidance of professional conductors and musicians. Students learn specialised instrumental and ensemble skills which culminate in a concert at the end of the workshop.
In 2021, 4 ensembles will be created in 3 levels:
Current DoE COVID-19 guidelines, in consultation with NSW Health, will be strictly adhered to and you will be advised immediately of any changes required.
Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 July 2021
9:00 am to 3:00 pm each day
Newcastle Entertainment Centre Brown Road
Broadmeadow NSW 2292
Students should wear appropriate clothing to participate in a practical workshop.
Student Mentoring Program
This program is available for secondary students who play a musical instrument. They will attend a preparation workshop on Monday 19 July from 5:00 to 6:00 pm. These students will receive instruction in instrumental pedagogy and during the 2 day workshop they will work within the ensembles as student tutors working with small groups of students.