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National Tour 2018
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National Tour 2018
- by Australian Girls Choir

Our 56 touring choristers from Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney have recently returned from the choir’s 20th National Tour to New South Wales and Canberra. The girls took part in thirteen performances and seven workshops throughout the two week period. There were many tour highlights which included: Combined concerts and workshops with host schools and choirs including Holy Family Primary School, Canberra Girls Grammar School, Nowra Christian School, Blue Mountains Youth Choir, Mater Dei Catholic Primary School and Henschke…

July School Holiday Program – Register Now!
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July School Holiday Program – Register Now!
- by Australian Girls Choir

Are you looking for a fun, inclusive and creative way to spend these July school holidays? The Australian School of Performing Arts has you covered! Through interactive, dynamic workshops in song, dance and drama, girls and boys aged 5 to 14 are invited to discover and develop their inner performer! Participants will be mentored by ASPA Education’s experienced team of performing arts specialists – accomplished singers, dancers and actors. Over two days, they will work together to produce and perform…

Choristers take to the pitch to support the Qantas Wallabies
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Choristers take to the pitch to support the Qantas Wallabies
- by Australian Girls Choir

Our choristers in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney had the honour of cheering on the Qantas Wallabies recently as they took on the Irish Rugby team in the Ireland Series. Choristers from Canto, Camerata and Performing Choir wowed more than 100,000 spectators over the three matches which were held at Suncorp Stadium, AAMI Park and Allianz Stadium. As the players prepared for the match, our choristers performed beautiful renditions of ‘I Still Call Australia Home’ and the Australian National Anthem on…

Term 2 Holidays
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Term 2 Holidays
- by Australian Girls Choir

Please note there will be a three week holiday break for AGC classes at the end of Term 2. All AGC term dates are listed on the website calendar.

Winter Showcase Concert DVD
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Winter Showcase Concert DVD
- by Australian Girls Choir

We were delighted by the standard of the recent Winter Showcase Concerts. Thank you very much to all families for your cooperation with rehearsal arrangements leading up to concert day. It was wonderful for choristers to have such a supportive audience of family and friends and we trust that you were happy with the overall outcome. Congratulations to all girls involved – you should be very proud of your efforts. A professional DVD of the Winter Showcase Concerts will be…

Outstanding Potential Awards
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Outstanding Potential Awards
- by Australian Girls Choir

Following the In-Class Audition Workshop in Term 1, tutors nominated a small number of girls from their class to attend a state audition for a special part in the Winter Showcase Concert and consideration for an Outstanding Potential Award. The Tutors had a difficult time selecting girls to audition as there were so many choristers with excellent voices, wonderful stage presence and enthusiastic attitudes. The awards will be presented at the upcoming Winter Showcase Concerts. Please see eNewsletter 4 for…

Class Photos
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Class Photos
- by Australian Girls Choir

Academy Photography visited each of our venues throughout April and May to take our class photos for 2018. Order details were given to your daughter on the day of the photo. Please visit http://www.academyphoto.com.au/products-for-parents/  to order your photos, or contact Academy Photography on the number below if you have any questions. Please note there is an order cut off date listed on your form. Photos will be distributed to your daughter’s rehearsal venue  in Term 3. Contact Adelaide: 1800 816 224 Brisbane: (07) 3801…

Canberra Open Day and June Open Classes
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Canberra Open Day and June Open Classes
- by Australian Girls Choir

We are absolutely delighted to be launching the AGC in Canberra in July 2018, and are very pleased that we will initially open a Piccolo, Vivo, Allegro and Prelude class for school-aged girls in Kindergarten to Grade 7. We will be holding an Open Day on Sunday June 24 which gives potential new choristers the chance to try an AGC class, meet our staff members, attend an information session and register for Semester 2 classes. The Open Day will also…

Winter Showcase Concert Tickets
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Winter Showcase Concert Tickets
- by Australian Girls Choir

Tickets for the Winter Showcase Concert will be on sale in May. Please click on your relevant city’s ‘Buy Tickets’ link below to purchase tickets from the on sale date. All ticket information can be found in eNewsletter 3 and is also being distributed in class. Adelaide – Buy Tickets Brisbane – Buy Tickets Melbourne – Buy Tickets Perth – Buy Tickets Sydney Baulkham Hills Concerts – Buy Tickets Alexandria Concerts – Buy Tickets

Welcome to Term 2
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Welcome to Term 2
- by Australian Girls Choir

We hope that all of our girls are looking forward to performing alongside their AGC sisters at the Winter Showcase Concert in June. As parents we know that you understand that rehearsal is an important aspect of performing confidently and we hope that you will share this knowledge with your daughter should she talk to you about repetition in class.  Classes will continue to contain a variety of activities in order to ensure that girls don’t become bored by repetition.…