january, 2020

This is a repeating event

14jan(jan 14)9:00 am15(jan 15)3:00 pmRock Lab School Holiday ProgramConnecting Kids Though Music and Forming Community And Belonging For Young People9:00 am - 3:00 pm (15) Mount Pleasant College Organiser: Alison Glew Guitar School


Event Details


Rock Lab is an incredible 2 day experience for kids 7 -12 years where they have the opportunity to discover what it’s like to play in a real rock band!


No experience necessary! Everyone is welcome.


We’re passionate about breaking the bedroom musician free, connecting kids through music and forming community and belonging for young people.


Rock lab introduces kids to professional band equipment, song writing and playing music in a group, all while making new friends and having a

bunch of fun while developing their music knowledge.


Rock Lab is held at Mount Pleasant College in Booragoon in an awesome, specialised practice room which is large, fully equipped, modern and air-conditioned.


DATES: Tuesday 14th January & Wednesday 15th January 2020


TIME: 9 am – 3 pm (6 hours each day)


VENUE: Mount Pleasant College, 497 Marmion Street, Booragoon



Rock Lab is conducted by Alison Glew Guitar Schools’ professional, friendly and

talented music teachers who enjoy encouraging, supporting and inspiring young

musicians. All of the teachers are experienced, have current Working With Children Checks and a sense of humour!



• Instrument Discovery Sessions: Learn about and play a wide variety of  instruments such as acoustic and electric guitars, bass guitars, ukuleles, keyboards and drums withexpert tuition from professional teachers.

• Roadie Training: Learn how to set up and use microphones, PAs, amplifiers and effect pedals and correct cable management.

• Intro To Music Technology: Rock Stars will be introduced to sound recording and production techniques. Setting up gear, recording samples and learning how music is edited and produced using professional computerised software.

• Song Writing Workshop: Students will learn tips and techniques to write and perform their own songs, discover how songs are structured, the features of popular genres of music, what chords go together, how to evoke different

emotions though music and create riffs. They’ll write their own lyrics and have the opportunity to perform their music in a group or solo (with the help from our teachers).

• Fun Musical Games and Activities. It’s school holidays so our focus is on having FUN!

Jamming and Playing: Form a duo or a band and jam with new friends with guidance from our professional music teachers.

Make new friends, play and build on musical knowledge.

• Play Instruments: Drums, keyboard, guitars, bass, ukuleles, amps and mics to use. If you own your own instrument please bring it along!


AGES: Suitable for primary school aged children 7 – 12 yrs


PRICE: $147 (2 full days 9 am – 3 pm)




(We recommend booking a spot early as this program will sell out. You can save a spot for just a $50 deposit)



14 (Tuesday) 9:00 am - 15 (Wednesday) 3:00 pm


Mount Pleasant College

497 Marmion St, Booragoon


Alison Glew Guitar SchoolAlison Glew 23 Richardson Arcade