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Instrumental Music


Sandgate District State High School has a long and proud tradition in music education. Since the early 1960’s there have been many active music performance groups and our young musicians continue to be excellent ambassadors for our school and local community.
Tuition is available on the following instruments:

♫ Woodwind

Piccolo, Flute, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Saxophone (Alto, Tenor and Baritone),
Oboe and Bassoon.

♫ Brass

Trumpet, French Horn, Trombone, Baritone, Euphonium and Tuba.

♫ Strings

Violin, Viola, Cello and Double Bass.

♫ Percussion

Students receive tuition on all percussion instruments including drum kit, snare and bass drum, tuned percussion (xylophone etc and timpani) and traps.
The major ensembles at SDSHS are:
Symphonic Wind Ensemble (SWE),
Concert Band
Senior Stage Band;
Junior Stage Band
String Ensemble;
Percussion Ensemble;
The School Choir.