Music Department iss
Music Departament 2016-2017
Pupils serious about studying music have the opportunity to develop their musical abilities by participating in any of the many programmes offered at ISS, such as the instrumental programme,option subjects and musical activities.
Music at ISS is taught and delivered through the following activities: classroom lessons, the instrumental programme,after school activities PBL, international examinations and performances.
Pupils from Kinder to Grade10 have weekly music lessons. In both the Elementary School and Middle-High School there is also a Instrumentals.
Records of achievement and improvement are linked to international examinations in Musical Literacy and practical examinations (Asociation Royal College of Music (ABRSM’s )
Students at kinder at grade10 of the school is learning to play a musical instrument.
This is what we call “The Instrumental Programme” and requires an audition for acceptance.
All pupils have the opportunity to participate in this programme.
There are many instrumental and activities for the the school.
A series of performances are presented throughout the year such as musicals, dramas, comedies, recitals and music festivals in the community
A variety of activities Choir, Band,Guitar Ensembles,Ensembles.
The list of activities varies according to the section of the school.
ISS School Band/Route 19
ISS recently began a ‘MUSISS’ where a selected group of very young pupils are learning to play the Guitar at the Casa Ninos Felices .
activities which are also organized by the Music Department.
Selected pupils from different year groups are invited to take ABSRM examinations at different levels in their corresponding instruments.
ISS is the only school in Sosua recognized as a Dominican Republic representative of the ABRSM’s , authorized to provide these examinations.
Events in the Comunity.
DR JAZZ FESTIVAL,JAZZ DAY,BERKLEE SD,FIESTA DE LA MUSICA,CABARETE ART FESTIVAL,DREAM BRUNCH,CASA DE ARTE SOSUA.