Instrumental Music

The instrumental music program (Levy Program) begins in Years 3 and 4 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, Newman College Chapel and BMW Edge.

Ensembles rehearse once per week, before or after school or during lunchtime.

To access the Ensemble Handbook, please click here.

The Ensembles offered include:

Glendalough Waterford Heyington
Junior Strings Jazz Ensemble Symphony Orchestra
Brass Ensemble Percussion Ensemble  Flute Ensemble
Clarinet Ensemble Guitar Ensemble Intermediate Stage Band
Junior Concert Band Brass Ensemble Brass Ensemble
Glendalough Concert Band    Clarinet Ensemble
Glendalough Strings   Senior Choir
Flute Ensemble   Vocal Ensemble
Guitar Ensemble    Middle School Strings
Percussion Ensemble Percussion Ensemble
Glendalough Choir Intermediate Concert Band
Vocal Ensemble Guitar Ensemble
Middle School Choir
Senior Concert Band
Middle School Concert Band
Senior Stage Band
    Intermediate Stage Band
Chamber Strings
Jazz 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

Head of Music

Phone/Fax: (03) 9804 3045