Category: Music


Makukuhan Indonesian Music – Live Online Performance

By Lucy Shelton,

Dear Parents Since the beginning of the Term 2, students in Reception to Year 6 have been learning about Indonesian music, and this will culminate in a special St John’s Grammar online performance by the Musica Viva group, ‘Makukuhan’, on Wednesday 17 June from 1.45-2.40pm. Students will be watching the concert from their classrooms via  … Read more

Band Bonanza and Generations in Jazz

By Amanda Bertschinger,

In a flurry of activity at the end of Term 1, the bands of St John’s Grammar had an exceptional fortnight of musical rehearsal and performance. On April 4, Big Bands 1, 2 and 3, The Saxophone Ensemble and the year 7, 8 and 9 class bands all performed exceptionally well at the annual Band  … Read more

Choral Eisteddfods – SENIOR VOCAL ENSEMBLE

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents St John’s Grammar is delighted to again participate in the 2019 Adelaide Choral Eisteddfod Competition. This is to be held on Wednesday 19 June 2019 at Elder Hall on the grounds of the University of Adelaide, North Terrace. Students will need to meet at the back entrance of Elder hall at 6:45pm for  … Read more

Choral Eisteddfods – SECONDARY SCHOOL CHOIR

By Tracey Wilson,

Dear Parents St John’s Grammar is delighted to again participate in the 2019 Adelaide Choral Eisteddfod Competition. This is to be held on Thursday 20 June 2019 at Elder Hall on the grounds of the University of Adelaide, North Terrace, Adelaide. Students will need to meet at the back entrance of Elder Hall at 5:45pm  … Read more

Choirs in Concert Saturday Rehearsals

By Tracey Wilson,

  Dear Parents St John’s Grammar is delighted to again present the 2019 Choirs in Concert. This is to be held on Saturday 1 June at Blackwood Hills Baptist Church, 72 Coromandel Parade Blackwood. The following ensembles will be participating in the concert: Senior Vocal, SATB, 8-9 Class Choir, Secondary School Choir, JS Choirs, A  … Read more

Junior School Music Information 2020

By Lucy Shelton,

Welcome to another exciting year of Junior School Music! Please find essential start up info below. Private Instrumental Lessons Tutors begin private instrumental lessons in Week 2. Please email Jenny Chapman if you have not been contacted by your child’s tutor by Monday of Week 2. Instrumental lesson Terms and Conditions can be found here.  … Read more