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

A professional DVD of the Winter Showcase Concerts will be available for purchase from Commercial Video Productions. Please visit www.cvp.com.au/agc to order the DVD online (please contact our office on 03 9859 6499 if you do not have the password). Please note that no video equipment, cameras or devices with illuminated screens are permitted to be used in the auditorium as they can be distracting to patrons and performers.

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.…

Performing Choir Music School
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Performing Choir Music School
- by Australian Girls Choir

Each year all Performing choristers participate in a residential Music School where they join with their interstate sisters for five days of intensive workshops. This is an important and exciting event which all girls look forward to as they work with a variety of conductors and choreographers, develop leadership skills and foster friendships with girls from interstate. Our Melbourne and Brisbane choristers travelled to Phillip Island in Victoria and our Sydney, Adelaide and Perth choristers travelled to Stanwell Tops in New…

Winter Showcase Concerts
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Winter Showcase Concerts
- by Australian Girls Choir

The Winter Showcase Concerts showcase song and dance from all levels of the AGC. These concerts are held in June and are organised so that parents will be able to see all levels of the choir – from our junior levels to Performing Choir. Our mid-year concerts are relatively informal in comparison to the Annual Concert held in November and as such they run for around ninety minutes without an interval. Further information regarding the Winter Showcase Concerts will be…

Girls from Oz Charity Partnership
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Girls from Oz Charity Partnership
- by Australian Girls Choir

“Girls from Oz does potent, targeted, nuanced and intelligent work. It knows if you educate a girl, you educate a community. In a world where we tend to park the ambulances at the bottom of the cliff and pour money into pick-up-the-pieces services, donating to Girls from Oz is like putting safety rails at the top of the cliff. It’s intelligent philanthropy.” Kathleen Noonan, Journalist for the Courier Mail Girls from Oz is the AGC’s charity partner and we are…

Contact Us
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Contact Us
- by Australian Girls Choir

ASPA Head Office team members will now be answering phone calls and email correspondence between 9am – 4pm AEST.  Please see eNewsletter 2 for specific phone contact hours in your city. The two main reasons for reviewing and making changes to phone and email communication are: In recent years there has been a significant shift in parent preferences regarding mode of communication; the vast majority of people now email rather than call. The administration and management of ASPA has for…