Information for Students


Festival of Music Orchestra

Orchestra is open to any Department for Education students in Years 5-10 (school does not need to be participating in the Festival). Above vacancies can now be filled by year 11 and 12 students or students enrolled in independent schools.

Members must attend:

  • Weekly rehearsals from 4:20pm to 6:00pm (one night a week)
  • Full day or half day workshops as required (maximum of 3)
  • 3 full day offsite rehearsals
  • 5 rehearsals and 5 performances at the Festival Theatre

Please note that extra workshops, rehearsals or venue changes may occur to further develop the students learning. These will be advised as early as possible to assist your planning.

Orchestra Venues
PSMF Klemzig - Wednesdays 4:20pm - 6:00pm
Seaview High School - Thursdays 4:20pm - 6:00pm

Cost - A fee of $80 (incl GST) is charged to cover cost of uniform and music folder, digital download of performances.

For more information about our Orchestra and other Department ensembles visit: