NSW Public Schools Stage Band

Years 5 to 12 music students

NSW Public Schools Stage Band is an intermediate ensemble, featuring some of the finest young jazz musicians from NSW. It provides a nurturing environment focused on performing challenging repertoire. 

A rehearsal of the Stage Band.

Applications are now open for the 2024 Instrumental Music Ensembles. 

Ensemble standards

Approximate standard for our intermediate ensembles (SWO, Stage Band and String Sinfonia) is AMEB grade 4+

How to apply

Membership is by audition and successful students become a member of their ensemble for one year. All students must re-audition every year to become a member of a weekly instrumental ensemble.


Stage Band and Jazz Orchestra rehearse Tuesday afternoons, 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at The Arts Unit, Lewisham.


Steve Williams
Student Music Programs Officer (Years 5 to 12)
The Arts Unit
02 8512 1186
Adele Kozak
Music Support Officer
The Arts Unit
02 8512 1188