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
COMMUNITY , PERFORMANCE MUSIC

Sheldon College’s Bayside to Brisbane Christmas Carols Tour

Once again, selected band members and the Year 11 Carol Singers from Sheldon College performed a series of Christmas Concerts at different aged care facilities and hospitals throughout the Brisbane region. These concerts took place from the Bayside to Brisbane at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital, Royal Brisbane and Women’s...
Mon, November 26, 2018
COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS , PERFORMANCE MUSIC , THE ARTS

Sheldon College Repertoire of Sound Secures National Awards

SHELDON College reached high notes for their musical performances voted as National Champions and Place Winner for all ensemble prize categories entered at the 2018 Australian Percussion Eisteddfod recently. Australian performers converged on Saint Stephen’s College in Queensland to perform outstanding solos, percussion ensembles and drumlines on Friday 3 August...
Fri, August 10, 2018
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