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 Concert
FREE Concert showcasing songs and music related to the theme of Dance. Come and enjoy a night filled with excitement and fun.
Date: 8th May
Venue: Kaleide Theatre, RMIT Building 8 (Next to the bank)
- RMIT Concert Band
- RMIT Chamber Orchestra
- RMIT Stage Band
- RMIT Flute Ensemble
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
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.
Here is the proposed timetable for camp:
2014 Rehearsal Camp Timetable
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:
The theme is Time Travel. There is no cost for entry with refreshments provided at interval.
Trivia Night is back in 2013!
After the runaway success of last year’s event this is now a staple among the collective’s social events.
Date: Friday 19 April
Where: The Music Room (Building 57, Level 4, Room 1)
We will have drinks and some snack foods provided on the night
So get your brains ready, as everything from music to movies and everything else pop culture will be thrown at you. Come along for a fun night out!
You can join the event at http://www.facebook.com/#!/events/623276121033279/
For the camp this Semester we will be heading to Sunnystones Camp located 45 minutes from the CBD on Friday March 22nd and return on Sunday March 24th.
A bus will run from the Music on Friday, departing at 2pm (we would ask you to arrive at 1pm to assist in packing the bus) and for those that are unable to make the bus there is the chance of a car travelling up later that evening.
Please sign up for this wonderful weekend of music and :
Come along to the Music room, located in at the RMIT City Campus in Building 57, Level 4, Room 1 on Friday, March 8th from 6pm for an evening of meet and greet for our new and current members.
For new members this is a chance to navigate your way to our room of wonder, bring along a friend you might think would also be interested, meet our current members and ask them any questions about this group and our adventures.
Current members an opportunity to catch up with old friends, bring a new friend, remember where we live, have a wonderful evening and congratulate our Jason award winners.
Entry is free for new members and $5 for current members with food and drink provided.
Join the event on Facebook at: http://www.facebook.com/events/494533447269486/