|The Weekly Routine in the School.
2nd to 6th class in St Agnes have a 20 minute
theory class on Tuesdays. St Agnes' Parents String Orchestra (which includes adults from the community and
grandparents) meet between 11:00 and 12:30. Pupils in 5th and 6th class
in St Agnes have lessons in violin, viola, cello and double bass on
St Agnes/Scoil Colm Primary School Orchestra rehearses after school on
Tuesdays 2:30-3:30. But the
day is still not over!
school pupils have lessons in
violin, viola, cello and
double bass on Tuesdays from 3:45-6 pm after the orchestra
rehearsal. It is often as late as 6 pm when lessons finish. Even
then the lights do not go out In the cookery room on Tuesdays, as the
members of St Agnes Musical Society are already drifting in ahead of
their rehearsal - to find out about the Musical Society read more.
from Scoil Colm come across to St Agnes' Primary School
for violin lessons with their
class teachers. St Agnes pupils in 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th class also have lessons. Scoil Colm boys also take part in St
Agnes/Scoil Colm Primary School orchestra and St Agnes' Junior
yard breaks on Tuesdays and Wednesdays are particularly busy with little rehearsals to fix tricky bars here and
there in orchestra
music, or to help someone who has been out sick, or a new pupil in the school. After school on Wednesdays the
Junior Orchestra rehearses until 3:20.
This is day for the youngest children. Three Junior Infant
classes, three Senior Infant
classes come up for lessons. As the day progresses it's easy to
see how the children are developing musically.
more than 400 children week by week have music lessons!