Sydney North Public Schools Vocal Ensembles
The Sydney North Public Schools Vocal Ensembles program consists of weekly ensembles for vocalists from public schools in Years 4 to 12 at two venues across Sydney's northern suburbs:
- Sydney North PS Primary Vocal Ensemble (Belrose and Epping West) – Years 4 to 6
Soprano and alto voices
- Sydney North PS Secondary Vocal Ensemble (Belrose and Epping West) – Years 7 to 12
Soprano, alto, tenor and bass voices.
The vocal ensembles encourage, nurture and inspire enthusiastic vocalists by providing high quality training and performance opportunities.
The ensembles are conducted by Rachel Kelly (Belrose and Epping West) and Rachel Collis (Epping West).
Applications are now open. To apply, please complete the following forms:
- Sydney North PS Vocal Ensembles nomination form (Belrose)
- Sydney North PS Vocal Ensembles nomination form (Epping West)
- Parent/carer permission form
- School endorsement form
To audition for the Sydney North Public Schools Vocal Ensembles you will need to record an audition video and submit a YouTube link to the ensemble coordinator, Rebekah Mason by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Audition support documents - use these documents to find all you need to know about filming your audition, and access the sheet music and backing tracks.
Rehearsals - Epping West
Rehearsals for the Epping West ensembles take place at Epping West Public School on Monday afternoons during school terms.
- Primary Choir (Years 4 to 6) - Monday 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
- Secondary Choir (Years 7 to 12) - Monday 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Rehearsals - Belrose
Rehearsals for the Belrose ensembles take place at Belrose Public School on Wednesday afternoons during school terms.
- Primary Choir (Years 4 to 6) - Wednesday, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
- Secondary Choir (Years 7 to 12) - Wednesday, 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
$300 per year + $50 for performance shirt.
The operation of this program is contingent on advice provided by the NSW Department of Education in consultation with NSW Health. All activities will adhere to the DoE COVID-19 guidelines and restrictions.
Visit the COVID-19 and public schools in NSW web page for more information.
Belrose Public School
26 Ralston Avenue
Belrose NSW 2085
Epping West Public School
96 Carlingford Road
Epping NSW 2121