PERFORMANCE MUSIC

Performance Music goes Virtual

Last week proved to be a ground-breaking week for our Performance Music teachers. After a crash course in teaching vocal and instrumental lessons via Zoom on Monday morning, the teachers and tutors launched into what is for them, a whole new world … and by the feedback we have received...
Mon, April 6, 2020
COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC

Music for Mateship

Performance Manager, Alastair Tomkins, has come up with Music for Mateship to further enhance the support shown to our ANZACS in lieu of the effects of COVID-19. Music for Mateship encourages musicians across the State to not only stand at the end of their driveways to observe the 1-minute silence...
Mon, March 30, 2020
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Students Smash Percussion Eisteddfods, Taking out the National Title for the Second Year Running

It has been such an exciting start to Term 3 for The Australian School of the Arts Percussion Program, with many students showcasing their talents at two major Eisteddfods and placing highly within their categories, including Percussion Ensemble 1 taking out the National Title for the second year running. The...
Mon, August 19, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS , STAFF

Sheldon College Entertains the Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove and Lady Cosgrove at Show Stopping Assembly

Sheldon College welcomed His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC (Retd) Governor-General of the Commonwealth of Australia and Her Excellency Lady Cosgrove for a very special Assembly on Monday. Greeted by their official hosts for the morning, Principal and Founder/CEO, Dr Lyn Bishop OAM and Chairman of...
Thu, April 4, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , SENIOR COLLEGE

A Symphonic Celebration for Lehan Ling

Congratulations to Year 9 student, Lehan Ling who participated in the Queensland Symphony Orchestra Young Instrumentalist Prize. Lehan won two mentoring opportunities with QSO (Queensland Symphony Orchestra) and a cash prize of $2000. Held at the ABC Studios in Southbank on Monday 4 March, Lehan performed two movements from...
Thu, March 14, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS , AUSTRALIAN SCHOOL OF THE ARTS , STAFF

ASTA Director, Mr Darren Harvey featured in Redlands Coast Power 30 list: Most influential people in arts and entertainment

The following article was featured in the recently launched redlandscommunitynews.com.au on 15 February 2019. To read it in full click here Author: Paula Shearer   ... So as Quest Community News announces our arrival on the Redlands Coast, we think it’s a good opportunity to say thanks to some of the people who have...
Fri, February 15, 2019
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS

You can’t stop the beat as Sheldon College students begin rehearsing for their 2019 production of Hairspray.

Rehearsals are well and truly underway for Sheldon College’s 2019 production of Hairspray, the Broadway Musical. The musical will follow Tracy Turnblad in a wonderful coming-of-age story, detailing her fearless attempts at chasing her dreams of becoming a star. A constant message of ending racial segregation and embracing peoples ‘differences’...
Tue, January 22, 2019
COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS

The College Year Ends on a High Note

To top-off another wonderful year, Sheldon College hosted its annual Junior Showcase in the Sheldon Event Centre on the final morning of Term 4. Middle College, Junior College and Early Years students wowed spectators with their performances on the day. The students enjoyed the opportunity to perform songs and dance...
Mon, December 3, 2018
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