Encouraging young musicians to join in the fun of learning and making music with others.
Peninsula Youth Music Society has been running successfully for over 35 years. Formed in 1980 as a special enterprise for Music ’81 PYMS is a not for profit organisation run solely by a dedicated group of volunteers.
La Gruta Chamber Orchestra
Provides a challenging program for string and woodwind players. The participants will gain ensemble skills and be introduced to orchestral repertoire of all types.
Saturday Morning Music School
The programme for Prep – grade 3 students is designed to develop skills needed for later instrumental studies through listening and participating in singing, dancing and playing percussion instruments.
The programme for grade 4 – grade 6 introduces students to playing flute, clarinet, violin, cello, trumpet and trombone.
The participants also learn how to be part of an ensemble and how to read and write music.
Summer Music School
This is a five day non-residential music school held early in January each year and provides activities for young primary students with no prior musical experience through to primary and secondary aged students with advanced instrumental, singing and dancing skills.