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At Alston, children will develop a deep understanding and appreciation of music through listening, singing, playing, evaluating, analysing, and composing a variety of Music. Children will explore Music from a wide variety of historical periods and different traditions. They will develop curiosity for the subject, learn about significant Musicians from past and present.  The children in Years 1, 2, 3 and 5 are taught by a specialist music teacher. In addition, children in Years 3, 4 and 5 will engage in quality instrumental lessons delivered by experts in this field.  Children in Year 5 and 6 have the opportunity to continue this as an elective lesson weekly.

Musician of the Moment Summer 1 - Aretha Franklin

Musician of the Moment Spring 2 - Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Musician of the Moment Spring 1 - Mozart

Musician of the Moment Autumn 2 - The Beatles

Musician of the Moment Autumn 1 - Nina Simone