Music Program Handbook

Instrumental Music

The instrumental music program (Levy Program) begins in Year 3 with orchestral strings. New students in Years 5 and 6 are introduced to wind and brass instruments.

St Kevin’s College offers individual lessons in a wide range of instruments to students throughout the College. Lessons take place during the school day and are available on:

  • Woodwind: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone
  • Brass: French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium, Baritone, Tuba
  • Strings: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
  • Piano, Organ
  • Voice
  • Guitar: Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Classical
  • Percussion (including Drum Kit)
  • Theory


The College offers a wide range of bands, orchestras, choirs and small ensembles for all students. The ensemble program includes camps, tours, regular school performances and concerts in venues such as Hamer Hall. Ensembles rehearse once per week, before or after school or during lunchtime.

The Ensembles offered include:




Brass EnsembleBrass EnsembleBrass Ensemble
Clarinet EnsembleGuitar EnsembleChamber Strings
Flute EnsembleJazz EnsembleClarinet Ensemble
Glendalough ChoirPercussion EnsembleFlute Ensemble
Glendalough Concert BandVocal GroupGuitar Ensemble
Glendalough StringsIntermediate Concert Band
Guitar EnsembleBig Bands 1–4
Junior Concert BandJazz Ensemble
Corelli Strings and Geminiani StringsMiddle School Choir
Percussion EnsembleMiddle School Concert Band
Middle School Strings
Percussion Ensemble
Senior Choir
Senior Concert Band
Symphony Orchestra
Senior Vocal Ensemble

St Kevin's College Choral Scholarship

For any queries regarding the St Kevin’s College Music Department, please feel free to contact us.

Mr Simon Harris

Dean of Music

Phone: (03) 9804 3045