The music students have just returned from the biggest eisteddfod in the Southern Hemisphere where they have again demonstrated why they deserve their renowned reputation. They achieved seven first places in ensemble and solo performance.

Blackburn continues to dominate the major school music competitions and prove why the school’s Music Education Program is considered one of the best in Australia. This is achieved through quality teachers who set the standards high and accept nothing but the best.

South St Eisteddfod Performances:

Ensemble Performances

  • Concert String Orchestra – 1st Place
  • Percussion Ensemble – 1st Place
  • Senior Stage Band – 1st Place
  • Concert Band – 1st Place
  • Junior Stage Band – 1st Place
  • Intermediate Stage Band – 2nd Place
  • Symphonic Band – 2nd Place

Individual Performances

  • Oliver Iacono – 1st Place Drum Kit solo
  • Tim Cox – 2nd Place Drum Kit solo
  • Oliver Iacono – 1st Place Percussion solo
  • Tim Cox – 2nd Place Percussion solo
  • Laura Harris – 3rd Place Percussion solo