Music Scholarships

Immanuel Lutheran College offers an excellent music program which has a high profile within the College and the wider community. Immanuel’s music program includes various bands, orchestras, ensembles and choirs which perform at regular concerts and community events. Candidates applying for a Music Scholarship must be prepared to maintain their focus on the development of music for the duration of their scholarship and participate fully in the College’s music program.

Students entering Years 7 to 12 in 2020 are eligible to apply

Eligibility

To apply for a Music Scholarship applicants must have attained at least a minimum Level/Grade 3 AMEB/Trinity or equivalent on their chosen instrument. Candidates must also demonstrate sound academic achievement.

Please attach:

  • Copies of two recent academic reports and NAPLAN results.
  • Any other supporting documentation/certificates (copies only).

The registration fee is $50.00. There is no refund for candidates who fail to attend the audition and interview.

To Apply

Candidates must complete a Music Scholarship application form, by clicking the Music Application link below:

Applications close on Wednesday 27 February 2019.

Process

  1. Candidates will be shortlisted to attend an audition/interview with the Head of Arts and Instrumental Music Coordinator.
  2. Candidates should be prepared to play/sing three contrasting performance pieces.
  3. Candidates may be asked to perform scales and/or arpeggios from their latest completed examination level. For example, if the candidate has just completed “Grade 3 – Trinity Guildhall”, the panellists may ask to hear any scale/arpeggio listed as a requirement for that particular level of examination in the current syllabus. Scales and arpeggios must be performed by memory and must be performed ascending and descending.
  4. Where a candidate has indicated that they play more than one instrument, he/she will be required to demonstrate their ability on each of the instruments.
  5. The audition process will include some aural testing and sight reading, as well as theoretical content, to gauge the applicant’s general knowledge of music.
  6. Piano accompaniment at the audition, if required, will need to be provided by the candidate.

Testing date is on Saturday 9 March 2019.

Only in certain circumstances will late applications be accepted and in those cases, a late application fee will be charged

Tenure

Scholarships are offered for the duration of the student’s enrolment at Immanuel Lutheran College. Scholarships are reviewed each semester, and recipients are expected to maintain an active participation and membership of applicable ensembles/bands/choirs and the College’s music program. A demonstrated commitment to their academic studies and adherence to College policies and Code of Conduct are also expected.

Cost

The registration fee is $50.00. There is no refund for candidates who fail to attend the audition and interview.

Audition Date

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted to attend an audition/interview on Saturday 9 March 2019.

For further information regarding our scholarships, please contact the Enrolment Registrar, Mrs Irene Dabinet, on (07) 5477 3441 or via email dabineti@immanuel.qld.edu.au.

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