Dear Parents & Year 8 Students enrolling for Westlake Girls High School in 2018,
This information is being emailed to you because you have enrolled your daughter at Westlake Girls High School and/or expressed an interest in choir or music groups. This information is being sent to all students who have shown an interest in auditioning for a choir. This letter does not give automatic right of acceptance to WGHS for out of zone students. The ballot will take place on September 6th but we welcome you to audition for a choir in the hope you are accepted.
The auditions for Westlake Instrumental groups take place in Term 4. This email is to advise you of the upcoming choir auditions only. A further email will be sent at a later date for instrumental auditions. Both choir & instrumental auditions are through appointment only.
If you wish to book an audition time, please contact Moira Clarke by emailing: or phone (09) 489-4169 ext 284. You may leave a message if the phone is unattended as messages are checked throughout the day.
Students are required to sing a set auditioned song. The piece of music assigned for them to sing is – ‘The Sally Gardens’. Students may choose which key they wish to sing the song in. The music for this song is attached for you to download. This piece can also be found on the Westlake Girls High School website through the following link: http://www.westlakegirls.school.nz/westlake-girls-high-school/music/
CHORAL AUDITION DATE FOR YEAR 8 (Intermediate) STUDENTS:
(Auditions are held at Westlake Girls High School Music Department and will take a maximum of 10 minutes)
Friday 15th September 9am – 5pm
Choral auditions on this date are for GIRLS ONLY. Boys who are interested in auditioning for our mixed choir Choralation or Voicemale from WBHS will need to contact Mr Robinson, HOD Music at Westlake Boys High School for more details. WBHS contact: Warwick Robinson – Ph: (09) 410-8667 ext 726
We look forward to hearing from you soon and working with many of you in Westlake music ensembles next year.
Westlake Girls High School
2 Wairau Rd, Takapuna
Ph: 09 489-4169 ext 284
Mobile: 021 289 3888