Come on and hear, An Imagined Tune!
An Imagined Tune is an exciting concert featuring 18 brand new choral works by some of Australia and New Zealand’s brightest up and coming composers.
Now in it’s fifth run, the RMIT Occasional Choral Society’s triennial Choral Composition Competition is sure not to disappoint.
Feast your ears on a grand variety of choral pieces from heartfelt songs about life and love, to Latin mass parts with string orchestra accompaniment, and everything in between.
This is certain to be an unmissable night of memorable songs all making their Australian debut.
|When:||Saturday October 19, 6:30pm
|Where:||Kaleide Theatre, 360 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Tickets Available on Eventbrite
It’s the start of a new semester at RMIT, and our new members night is the perfect time to come along and try out choir in a low pressure social environment.
ROCS is an all inclusive un-auditioned choir, and invites everyone to participate regardless of previous musical experience.
Rehearsal starts at 6:30pm with all new songs composed especially for Semester 2’s “An Imagined Tune” concert.
Following rehearsal, we will be having a New Members welcome event with pizza and drinks provided by ROCS!
When: 6:30pm August 1st
Where: “The Creative Space” – Building 8, Level 2
Who: RMIT Students, Staff, Alumni, and Friends
RMIT Music is looking forward to start up again this year.
Concert Band rehearsals are every Wednesday from 5pm-6:30pm
Chamber Orchestra rehearsals are every Friday from 6pm-8pm
Stage Band is looking for a manager to run the ensemble. If you are interested and are a student at RMIT contact us.
Rehearsals are held in Building 12 Level 3 Room 97, just off Swanston St.
Looking forward for a great year.
RMIT Music has moved to a new temporary location.
All rehearsals will now be held in the following room:
Building 12 Level 3 Room 97
For ROCS please see there facebook page for their rehearsal location. https://www.facebook.com/RMITOccasionalChoralSociety/
Updates to rehearsal schedule for the next 4 weeks.
Concert Band will be held on Wednesdays from 5:30pm to 6:45pm until the 4th of May.
Chamber Orchestra will rehearse on the following dates 11/4 21/4 28/4 2/5 from 6pm.
• Flute Ensemble: Monday 5:30pm – 6:30pm, begin 6th March
• Concert Band: Monday 6:30pm – 8pm, begin 6th March
• Stage Band: Wednesday 6:30pm – 8:30pm, begin 8th March
• ROCS: Thursday 5:30pm – 8:30pm, rehearsals started
• Recorder Ensemble: Friday 5pm – 5:45pm, 3rd March
• Chamber Orchestra: Friday 6pm – 8pm, 3rd March
Rehearsals are located in Building 13 Level 3 Room 7, corner of Russel and Victoria St next to the Old Melbourne Gaol.
Rehearsals have began again for the second half of the year.
Flute Ensemble Monday 5:30-6:30pm
Concert Band Monday 6:30pm-8pm
Stage Band Wednesday 6:30pm-8:30pm
ROCS (Choir) Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm
Recorder Consort Friday 5pm-6pm
Chamber Orchestra Friday 6pm-8pm
Concert Band – No rehearsal
Flute Ensemble – Rehearsal at 5pm
Hello Members of RMIT Music,
I hope you all have had a wonderful Christmas and New Year break! Your 2016 committee would like to welcome all past, present and future musicians to join us in a new year for music at RMIT full of excitement and fun.
- Flute Ensemble: Monday 5:30pm – 6:30pm, rehearsals have started
- Concert Band: Monday 6:30pm – 8pm, begin 8th Feb
- MANGA: Tuesday 6pm – 8:30pm, begin 2nd Feb (audition choir)
- Stage Band: Wednesday 6:30pm – 8:30pm, begin 17th Feb
- ROCS: Thursday 5:30pm – 8:30pm, begin 21st Jan (non-audition choir)
- Recorder Ensemble: Friday 5pm – 5:45pm, rehearsals have started
- Chamber Orchestra: Friday 6pm – 8pm, begin 15th Jan
- Semester 1 Showcase Concert is on Friday 13th of May
- Semester 2 Showcase Concert in on Friday 30th of September
Keep those dates free for a night of fun.
Another major event this year is the Intervarsity Music Concerts which will be held Mid-year (in July most likely), the first of its kind in Australia.
This event will be collaboration between RMIT Music, Melbourne University Engineering Music Society, Monash Philharmonic Society and Latrobe University Society of Music.
There will be many joint rehearsal and social events to look forward to, so get hyped to be part of an event that will bring music from different universities together. More information will be provided at rehearsals.
Look forward to begin an exciting new year of music at RMIT.
President of RMIT Music (2016)
RMIT Music would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
Rehearsals will return again in the new year.