Instrumental Music

The instrumental music program (Levy Program) begins in Year 3 with orchestral strings. New students in Years 5 and 6 are introduced to wind and brass instruments.

St Kevin’s College offers individual lessons in a wide range of instruments to students throughout the College. Lessons take place during the school day and are available on:

  • Woodwind: Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Bassoon, Saxophone
  • Brass: French Horn, Trumpet, Trombone, Euphonium, Baritone, Tuba
  • Strings: Violin, Viola, Cello, Double Bass
  • Piano, Organ 
  • Voice
  • Guitar: Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Classical
  • Percussion (including Drum Kit)
  • Theory 


The College offers a wide range of bands, orchestras, choirs and small ensembles for all students. The ensemble program includes camps, tours, regular school performances and concerts in venues such as Hamer Hall. Ensembles rehearse once per week, before or after school or during lunchtime.

The Ensembles offered include:




Brass Ensemble
Brass Ensemble
Brass Ensemble
Clarinet Ensemble
Guitar Ensemble
Chamber Strings
Flute Ensemble
Jazz Ensemble
Clarinet Ensemble
Glendalough Choir
Percussion Ensemble
Flute Ensemble
Glendalough Concert Band
Guitar Ensemble
Glendalough Strings
Intermediate Concert Band
Guitar Ensemble
Big Bands 1–4
Junior Concert Band
Jazz Ensemble
Corelli Strings and Geminiani Strings
Middle School Choir
Percussion Ensemble
Middle School Concert Band
Middle School Strings
Percussion Ensemble
Senior Choir
Senior Concert Band
Symphony Orchestra
Vocal Ensemble

St Kevin's College Choral Scholarship

For any queries regarding the St Kevin’s College Music Department, please feel free to contact us.

Mr Simon Harris 
Head of Music 

Phone: (03) 9804 3045