River Rock Band Program

South West Music has launched a new pilot band program starting in term 3, 2022.

This program offers a musical extension and an enrichment activity to committed and talented musicians who want to meet like-minded students and write, create, rehearse and play music to their best ability. 

You can learn songwriting, sound technology, demo recording, rehearsing, performing, solo and group techniques. 

This program is eligible for year 4-12 school students.

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Fast Facts

  • What: River Rock Band Program

  • Who: Pilot Program is eligible for Yr 4-12 school students

  • Where: South West Music Regional Conservatorium 241-245 Cressy Street Deniliquin

  • When: During the term on a Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and occasional Fridays

  • Cost: $250 semester 2 (covers T3 and T4 program).  The usual cost is $350 per semester. SWM RC is subsidizing this program to make it more affordable for students. * SWM RC accepts NSW Creative Kids Vouchers and NSW Parenting Vouchers which, if put together, would cover the cost of this program.

Program Modules

  • Genre: Contemporary music - rock, pop, country, heavy metal, experimental, original.

  • Find Your Bandmates

  • Find Your Sound

  • Rehearsal Tips and Tricks

  • Learn How to Jam and Improvise from charts

  • Learn How to Play Covers

  • Start to Write Your Songs

  • Branding and Marketing a Band

  • Sharing the work: Write a “Band Agreement”

  • Record a Demo: real professional studio experience

  • Develop Your Brand, Look and Marketing Collateral

  • Getting Booked: Look for gigs, Spread the Word

  • Performance Skills and Stage Craft

 

To find out how your school can join the program, contact our office