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Instrumental Music Notes

Welcome to Instrumental Music 2017 at Toolooa SHS.  The Instrumental Music room is located in N Block.  Any students wishing to be part of our dynamic Instrumental Music program please come and make yourselves known to our Instrumental Music teachers, or to Miss Parmenter or Ms Gwynne.
The Toolooa Instrumental Music teaching team for 2017 will be:
• Mrs Carol Slape – woodwind/brass/percussion
• Ms Carmen Smith - strings
• String Orchestra will be each Monday, from 7:30am-8:40am with Ms Smith.
• Concert Band will be each Wednesday, from 7:30am-8:40am with Mrs Slape.
• Symphonic Band will be each Thursday, from 7:30am-8:40am with Mrs Slape.
• Stage Band will be each Friday, from 7:30am-8:40am with Mrs Slape. 
String lessons with Ms Smith will be each Monday.
Woodwind, Brass and Percussion lessons with Mrs Slape will be each Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
All Instrumental Music students will need the following:
• Instrument
• Tutor book  (Standard of Excellence or Tradition of Excellence for WBP; Essential Elements for Strings)
• Black display folder (or Toolooa maroon music folder)
• Plastic document wallet
• A pencil case specifically for Instrumental Music items e.g. 4B pencil, eraser, tuner, pegs etc.
• Plus any instrument specific cleaning/maintenance items.
Students who wish to use a school-owned instrument need to collect an Instrument Loan Agreement form from the Instrumental Music teacher and return it to the instrumental teacher as soon as possible.
2017 Instrumental Music Information Evening will be held in room NA10 in Week 3 on Thursday 9th February, from 6:00pm -7:00pm. All instrumental music students and their parents are encouraged to attend this brief meeting to hear important information relating to the year ahead, and to meet our dedicated Instrumental Music team. 
INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC staff contact details: 
Carol Slape:                Woodwind, Brass & Percussion teacher, Conductor of all Bands
Carmen Smith:       Strings teacher, Orchestra Conductor
Emily Parmenter:        Instrumental Music co-ordinator
Meghan Gwynne:    Head of Department – The Arts  
The Toolooa Instrumental Music Team. 
Carol Slape
Instrumental Music Teacher (Woodwind, Brass, Percussion)
Toolooa SHS   (Base school - Wednesday, Thursday & Friday)
Kin Kora SS     (Tuesday)