Latest News at Instrumental Music Program

SCB horn player gets top ATAR in ACT

Posted on 13 Dec 2017

SCB Horn

Congratulations Claire

Claire - SCB horn player received equal top ATAR - 99.95

Very proud of how you mix music, study and many other opportunities in your life - congratulations from IMP staff and fellow band members.

Audition results

Posted on 13 Dec 2017

Audition results

Audition results for all 2018 ensembles have been sent to email provided upon application - SCB, JCB, Percussion, PCC, SCC, PCBM & PCBT. If you have not received your results please contact the IMP on 61420477 - in school hours or email

New IMP phone Number

Posted on 07 Dec 2017

IMP new phone number

New IMP phone number

The Instrumental Music Program (IMP) has a new phone number - 6142 0477.

This will be current from December 16, 2017.

There will no longer be a fax number/service.

Office closed from Dec 16

Posted on 04 Dec 2017

IMP office closed over school holidays The IMP office is closed over the school holidays - staff will return to the office on Thursday February 1, 2018. If you need to make contact please send an email.

Band Picnic - Sunday November 26

Posted on 17 Nov 2017

Band Picnic - Ice Cream Sunday

Sunday November 26, 3.30-5.30pm  2017 Band Picnic




JCB tour return

Posted on 20 Oct 2017

JCB tour bus


JCB tour GROUP DELAYED - NOT BACK AT IMP UNTIL ABOUT 7.30PM - today Friday October 20.

Canberra Nara Candle Festival

Posted on 17 Oct 2017

SCB performance at Canberra Nara Candle Festival - Saturday October 28

Join ACT Senior Concert Band at the Canberra Nara Candle Festival on Saturday October 28 for a performance at the start of the festival at 4.00 - 4.20pm. NEW TIME!!!! EARLIER!!!!!!!!

Floraide coming up

Posted on 18 Sep 2017

IMP at Floriade IMP Bands - PCBM, PCBT, JCB & SCB will be playing at Floriade Sunday October 15.
Join us at the Regatta Point stage (NOT Stage 88)to hear PCBM at 10.15, PCBT at 10.45, JCB at 11.15 & SCB at 11.45, finishing at 12.15 - for you to enjoy the final day of Floriade.

Jazz Band performance

Posted on 02 May 2017

Jazz Band Performance

The first SJB - Senior Jazz Band - performance for 2017 - Global Classroom Opening Ceremony was held in April at UCSSC Lake Ginninderra. Students from around the world had gathered to experience a range of Canberra educational and tourism experiences and SJB was delighted to perform at the official opening.


Posted on 02 May 2017


SCB performed at the Annual Woden RSL ANZAC Service for Schools - April 2017 - this included singers for the anthems as well as the Last Post and solemn music for the wreath laying ceremony. We are pleased to continue this annual tradition of musical support for this important service.

SCB - first concert for 2017

Posted on 02 May 2017

SCB at Belconnen Arts Centre

SCB performed a range of pieces - originals for band, themes from musicals as well as a selection of toe tapping popular tunes. This was also the debut conducting concert with SCB for Claire Leske - she is a former SCB student herself and has now moved into the driver's seat as joint conductor of SCB in 2017.