RMIT Chamber Orchestra – Begins Rehearsals

Attention all musicians!!

The RMIT Chamber Orchestra has started rehearsals once again.

Rehearsals start at 6:00pm each night, every Friday in building 57 level 4 room 1.

New members are always welcome who play Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass. However we are looking for violinist, violist and bassist at the moment, but cellist are still welcome.

Any and all wind musicians interested please email us (rmitmusic@rmit.edu.au) for availability based on repertoire instrumentation.

RMIT Music Disney Concert

RMIT Music Concert Semester 1 2014 - Disney - Black background

 

RMIT Music is looking forward to presenting their Semester 1 Showcase Concert. It will feature all the ensembles of the RMIT Music Collective:
- Concert Band 
- Stage Band 
- Recorder Consort 
- Chamber Orchestra 
- Flute Ensemble
- Ukulelefied
- ROCS
- MANGA
There is a Disney theme for the evening with entry free and it is open to all. There will be a raffle and best dressed Disney themed audience member. It will be hosted on Friday May 16th at 7:00pm on Kaleide Theatre on Swanston Street.

This event is support by RMIT Link Arts & Culture.

 

Feel free to join the event below, or just turn up.

https://www.facebook.com/events/732658793431927/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming

 

RMIT Music Concert Semester 1 2014 - Disney - White background

Semester 1 Rehearsal Camp

For Semester 1 camp we will be staying at the Rubicon Campus, leaving from the RMIT Music room on Friday March 21st and returning on Sunday March 23rd.

Be prepared for a fun time of socialising and rehearsing. There are many fun things planned and to find out what they are, you’ll just have to come and see for your self.

This semester’s theme is Animals so come dressed up in your greatest animal-like costume.

This is a fully catered camp with transport and accommodation included, the cost is $50 for RMIT Student and $60 for non-RMIT students. You will need to pay for camp via UNIONE http://rmitlink.rmit.edu.au/

We will self cater so fill out the Medical Form to ensure we know what you can eat.
http://rmitmusic.com.au/sign-up-forms/camp-sign-up/

Bring along board games, warm clothing, toiletries, instruments, bed linen (sheets, sleeping bags pillows and pillow cases) and sleeping attire.

Rehearsal Commencement Dates

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We’re looking forward to another wonderful year ahead – Here are the dates and times for this years rehearsals.

Concert Band – Monday 6:30pm commencing 24th February
Ukulelefied – Tuesday 6:30pm commencing 18th March
Stage Band – Wednesday 6:30pm commencing 5th March
ROCS – Thursday 6:30 pm
Recorder Consort – Friday 5pm commencing 7th February
String Ensemble/Chamber Orchestra – Friday 6pm commencing 14th February

Keep your eye out for the dates of camp and other exciting events.

String Ensemble – Rehearsal Starts 14th of February

Hope everyone has had a great summer, but now as the new academic year draws near so to our ensemble rehearsals. Last year was our best in terms of performances and growth. So we should endeavour to make this year even more great.

Rehearsals start Friday the 14th of February at 6 pm, in Building 57 Level 4 Room 1. 

New Members are always welcome and we accept all skill levels for those who play Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass. (No auditions)

Look forward to seeing you all for a great 2014.

Semester 2 Concert – Theme: Time Travel

RMIT Music is looking forward to presenting their Semester 2 Concert on Friday October 4th from 7pm in Kaleide Theatre.

It will feature performances of many styles from the Collective’s ensembles which include:
-ROCS
-MANGA
-Stage Band
-Concert Band
-Recorder Consort
-String Ensemble

The theme is Time Travel. There is no cost for entry with refreshments provided at interval.

Semester 2 Camp Images

For Semester 2 Performance camp we will be stayed at Whitehall Guesthouse.  Heading off from RMIT on Friday we performed at Tate Street Primary Street in Geelong then on to Point Lonsdale Primary School after lunch by the water.

The night was filled with PJs, chocolate cake (Happy Birthday Geordie!) and very competitive games of Munchkin, UNO and Wizard.

Saturday began with a perform to the residents of TLC Retirement Village in Wallington and then Leopold Lodge Aged Care Facility in Leopold.

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