The Instrumental Music program offers a range of tuition options in piano, brass, percussion, strings, guitar and singing. Lessons are taught by qualified tutors in sessions that can be either after or during school (there is an additional charge for this program).
'I would teach children music, physics and philosophy; but more importantly music; for in the patterns of music and all the arts, are the keys to learning...would teach children music, physics and philosophy; but more importantly music; for in the patterns of music and all the arts, are the keys to learning.’ - PLATO
Students at Siena can participate in a number of school ensembles and in a comprehensive and growing Instrumental Music Program. The program is coordinated by school staff and a team of Specialist Teachers. The program is extensive and offers a variety of lesson options that are scheduled during the school day on a rotating timetable to limit any disruption to daily class learning. A limited number of lessons are also available before and after school and at lunch breaks.
Voice - Singing
Strings Instruments - Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
Piano - including Keyboard
To be involved in the program parents are responsible for the full payment of tuition fees each term in addition to the cost of a musical instrument (if needed) and any additional resources (music books, accessories, CD’s, etc) that may be required.
Fees are payable quarterly with your school fees account. Where appropriate, students are also expected to be involved in any related ensembles and to attend all rehearsals and performances. There are no additional charges for involvement in ensembles. Fees start from $340 per term per instrument.