2022 HSC Summer School

Date: Monday 17 – Thursday 20 January 2022, 3:30-6:00pm

Where: Santa Sabina College, Strathfield OR SYOnline

Presented by some of the most highly experienced music educators and regular HSC markers, the HSC Summer School is specifically designed to assist students in Years 10, 11 & 12 (in 2022) to prepare for and polish their understanding of HSC Music 2 & Music Extension in a supportive and engaging environment.

HSC Summer School will focus on how students can be as successful as possible in the areas of Composition, Musicology and Sight Singing.


Recommended For:

All Year 11 & 12 HSC Music 2/Extension students (in 2022) as well as Year 10 students (in 2022) preparing for HSC Music 2/Extension.

The HSC Summer School will run both online and in person, giving musicians who are unable to make it to Sydney the option to participate in the program.


Composition Workshop:

There is an optional extra (for $50.00) of a one-on-one 30 minute composition workshop with Jeff Willey – HSC Senior Marker.  You will receive direct feedback and advice on your composition or advice on how to get started with your composition.


This course is facilitated by:

James Pensini – Head of Orchestral Training and Community Engagement (SYO), Head of Music Performance P-12 (Santa Sabina College)

John Ockwell – Senior Music Teacher Fort Street High School, Conductor SYO, HSC Marker

Jeff Willey – Head of Music Sydney Conservatorium High School, HSC Senior Marker



Standalone Cost: $200.00 

One-on-One Composition 30 minute workshop (add-on): $50.00

Credit Card Fee: $10.50



To enrol for the HSC Summer School Course,  click here.


Why not combine both HSC Summer and Winter School

These two courses cover different aspects of the HSC Music Course – composition in summer and performance in winter. 

HSC Winter School 2022

Dates: Mon 11- Friday 15 July

Focus: HSC Performance, Past Exam Papers & Sight Singing

Suitable for Years 10-12

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Combined Summer & Winter School HSC: $500

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Winter School (day) plus Winter School HSC 

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