Bentleigh Secondary College has a well establish Music program that continues to offer enormous opportunities for students. There are over 13 ensembles students can be involved in on a weekly basis, they include: Concert Bands; String Ensembles; Stage Bands; VCE Ensemble; Woodwind, Brass & Percussion Ensembles; Choirs. Rehearsals are conducted before school, after school or at lunchtimes.
Weekly lessons are on a rotated timetable ensuring minimal impact on the students scheduled classroom timetable. Our committed instrumental music teachers will direct students on their chosen instrument. On offer at the college we have: Woodwind; Brass; Percussion; Strings; Voice.
We pride ourselves on keeping our students active throughout a given calendar year. The school continues to participate in some of the most prestigious music festivals, including Mt Gambier Jazz Festival & the Victorian Schools Music Festival. Tours are local, regional, national & overseas.
Learning an instrument is a rewarding experience that contributes to the students development and well being. The school cultivates a culture that is excepting of all abilities and encourages students to participate and take part in all the musical opportunities we have to offer.