MUSIC

Strive for the peak

MUSIC PROGRAM

This is a creative arts program that involves both classroom teaching, instrumental coaching and performance of vocal and instrumental music. The program offers high class training in:

  • Strings (Violin, Viola, Cello)
  • Voice
  • Brass and woodwind instruments(trumpet, cornet, trombone, tuba, saxophone, clarinet, recorder, flute,Guitar Piano
  • Western drum sets
  • African instruments(Ohangla drum set, Marimba and chivoti)

Brass band performing at Chaka primary school-  during the opening of new classrooms by the Nyeri Governor and friends of Mt. Kenya from Atlanta.

Brass band performing at Chaka primary school-  during the opening of new classrooms by the Nyeri Governor and friends of Mt. Kenya from Atlanta

Our mission is to improve the students’ musical talents, both in theory and practice. Our goal is to ensure that the students achieve Merits in their ABRSM exams and any other Music exam they sit for. The students sit for the ABRSM international exam, and thereafter awarded with a Certificate for the different grade levels i.e. Grade 1-8.  Students who are interested in these instruments receive individual coaching from the following teachers:

  • Mr. Kimari - piano
  • Ms. Ann - Strings
  • Ms. Grace - Voice
  • Mr. Mathenge - Guitar
  • Mr. Aran - Brass and Woodwind
  • Ms. Judith - Ohangla drums and Chivoti
  • Mr. Mumba - Western drum sets and Marimba

(A tuition fee is charged for each instrument.)

Due to increasing number of students taking part in the program, the Music department has gone beyond coaching to performing. Groups formed include the:

  • String orchestra - Ms. Ann
  • Brass band- Mr. Aran
  • The choir- Ms. Judith
  • The students’ band- Ms. Judith and Mr. Mathenge

All these groups have performed in various events in and out of school. 

Achievements 

The choir, brass band and the Orchestra have all performed in the Kenya Music festival to the National level.

 Brass band performing at a graduation ceremony

Brass band performing at a graduation ceremony






contact & information

Contact Us


Junior School

Edward Obuya, Principal
Phone: 061-2030725 and 061-2030144
Fax:+254 61-2034988
Mobile: 0720-437387/ 0736-749611/
0727-423658/0727-363880/0707-584933

Senior School

Gerald Mandu, Principal | CEO,
Phone: 061- 2031142 and 061- 2030017
Fax: +254 61-2031030
Mobile: 0723-977666/0716-211388 /
0736-779547


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