The Summer School Intermediate Band – for developing wind, brass and percussion players – provides a fun, stimulating and challenging environment in which musicians will discover new repertoire, be exposed to new musical terms, key and time signatures, as well as rewarding rehearsal and performance opportunities.
Jenny Going joins our Summer School program, leading the Intermediate Band through a selection of fun band repertoire that will enhance the foundations of good instrumental and ensemble technique.
|STANDARD||*AMEB Grade 3-4|
|AGE||9 years +|
|INSTRUMENTS||Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, french horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, percussion|
*NOTE: AMEB levels indiciated are not a formal requirement, but listed as a guide to the skills required.
Intermediate Band Conductor
Jenny is currently Musical Director of the Essendon Symphony and the West Melbourne Schools Orchestra. Jenny has conducted some of Melbourne’s leading ensembles including the Zelman Symphony, Ballarat Symphony, Melbourne University Biomedical Students orchestra and Hopkins Sinfonia.
Jenny was honoured to be the inaugural recipient of the Rosemary and John Hopkins Award in 2015 when she also completed her Masters of Music specialising in orchestral conducting at The University of Melbourne under Benjamin Northey.
She is founder and Managing Director of Noteable Music Education Resources and has written and published ten resources for classroom music teachers, including interactive digital resources. Jenny is a regular presenter of workshops at national music education conferences throughout Australia. She adjudicates for the Victorian School Music Festival and at the National Brass Band Championships.
During her music career Jenny has worked as a professional trombonist with the Royal New Zealand Navy Band, performed on stage with Randy Breaker, Arturo Sandoval, Robin Eubanks and Rob McConnell during her time studying in America, and toured extensively throughout the west coast of the USA and recorded with Ska Band ‘Ruder Than You’.
For further details visit jennygoing.com.au.