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Instrumental

At Yarranlea Primary School, we believe in the neurological and social benefits of participating in music. Therefore we have developed a Music Immersion Programme where every child is involved musically in some way.

All students across Prep to Year 6 participate twice a week in ‘Yarranlea Voices’, grounding students in a solid awareness of pitch while exploring language through song.

2017 has seen the launch of the Yarranlea Instrumental Programme. Preps begin on ukuleles, Year 1’s on piano keyboards and Year 2 to 6 students are invited to undertake Orchestral Strings.

Yarranlea supplies each string student with an instrument (currently violin, viola or cello). Students are offered 2 small-group lessons per week plus a larger group incorporating all string players (“Stringendo Ensemble”) once per week.