The Loganlea SHS Music program features performance and
composition for junior years 7-9. Students have the opportunity to learn how to
play a variety of instruments including:
Students use these instruments to play along to popular
songs as well as create songs of their own. They will use computer software to
create musical works which they can combine with their instrumental and/or
Senior music at Loganlea SHS, years 10, 11 and 12, focuses
on Composition, Musicology and performance which consists of year 11 and 12 OP
music, year 11 and 12 Music in practice and year 10 senior music. Students use
a wide range of resources to analyse, perform and create musical works in a
range of styles and from a variety of sources.
Senior Music prepares
students for year 11 and 12 by introducing musicology and a wider variety of
instruments including strings, woodwind and brass. This program allows students
to branch out and explore their musical creativity with more individual
OP Music looks
into many areas of the musical world from Classical to musical theatre to Rock
and many in between. OP students explore musicology, composition and
performance by using music technology, live sound equipment and a wide range of
Music in practice
is a real-life music course that gives students an insight into the real-world
music industry. Students actively plan for, promote and run live events for the
school, designing promotional materials, organising and operating venues and
live sound equipment as well as perform at these events.
Loganlea SHS also has a rising extracurricular music program which includes junior rock band,
senior rock band and Chamber orchestra. Students in these programs will see
performance opportunities both within the school and out in the community.
Junior Rock Band
consists of only junior students who have a passion for music and performance.
Junior rock band instruments include the drum kit, guitar, bass guitar,
keyboard and vocals.
Senior Rock Band
is a group of senior students who are keen musicians that enjoy performing on a
regular basis at school based and local competitions and shows. Senior Rock Band instruments include the drum
kit, guitar, bass guitar, keyboard and vocals.
is a group of students who are passionate about stringed instruments. Students
can choose to play either violin or cello in a group that plays a range of
music from classical to covers of hit pop songs.