The Best tracks from Kool Skools 2015 now on Soundcloud, listen now!

The 2015 selection includes original songs from schools and council projects from Victoria and NSW, 100 tracks from over 400 recorded this year. Go direct to Soundcloud link

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All the photos from the VIC & NSW Awards Showcases for 2015 are Online, check them out Now on Facebook!

Photos from the VIC Awards Showcase – Kool Skools VIC Awards Photos 2015

Mill Park SC at Kool Skools Awards

Mill Park SC awarded Koolest Skool for 2015 at the VIC Kool Skools Awards

Photos from the NSW Awards Showcase – Kool Skools NSW Photos 2015

Koolest Skool NSW 2015

Mackellar Girls Campus NSW Koolest Skool 2015

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Koolest Skool NSW 2015 Award goes to Mackellar Girls Campus !

Congratulations go to Mackellar Girls Campus who have been named Koolest Skool for 2015 at the NSW Kool Skools Awards held last Sunday 22nd November at the St Andrews College Hall. Mackellar have been in the project six times now and teacher jack Kirkpatrick has been in charge of the Kool Skools project as part of music at Mackellar for the past 3 years. This year their album came together with an amazing group of original acts and their songs. Some of the Award winners were Singer-Songwriter Erin Finlay who took two awards including Best Female Vocal, Singer-Songwriters Lydia Riccione-Brown and Joy Van Schie were also recognised and took home awards for Mackellar. The whole Awards Showcase was full of talent and the quality of performances was one of the best ever.

Koolest Skool NSW 2015

Erin Finlay 2015 Kool Skools Awards

Erin Finlay Awarded Best Female Vocal 2015 in NSW

Mackellar Girls Campus

Mackellar Girls Campus awarded Koolest Skool 2015 in NSW

Erin Finlay

Erin Finlay Awarded Best Female Vocal 2015 in NSW

 

 

Other Award Winners included Abby Fuller, Gen Lee, Makalita, Lydia Riccione-Brown,  Sarah Handy, Civilised Thieves, Blake Williams, Six String Calling, Zeta, Amora, Joy Van Schie and more. See the photos of all the award winners from NSW below.

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Kool Skools NSW Annual Awards Night This Sunday NOV 22, don’t miss it!

NSW SHOWCASE
SUN NOV 22nd at 6pm

St Andrews College Hall

St Andrews College, 116 Quakers Rd (Junior Campus) Marayong 

extra Tickets available at the door for $30 each

Kool Skools Awards 2015

14th NOV in Melbourne and 22nd NOV Sydney

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The Koolest Skool for VIC 2015 is Mill Park Secondary College!

Congratulations go to Mill Park SC who have been named Koolest Skool for 2015 at the VIC Kool Skools Awards held last Saturday 14th November at the George Wood PAC. Mill Park have been a major player in the Kool Skools Project having recorded albums each year since 2004, this was their 11th album and it gained the success thanks to a good mix of artists and original songs. Some of the Award winners were the band Whole Bottle Full, Singer Songwriter Rebecca Techer, Duet Tristan & Talisa, Daniel Cropley for Best EDM Track and Final Moments who were awarded Best Hip Hop Track.

Mill Park SC at Kool Skools Awards

Mill Park SC awarded Koolest Skool for 2015 at the VIC Kool Skools Awards

Mill Park SC at Kool Skools Awards

The Amazing Daniel Cropley performing Running Deep with Dancers

Whole Bottle Full

Whole Bottle Full performing live at the Kool Skools Awards 2015

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The Best of Kool Skools 2015 – Listen now on Soundcloud!

The 2015 selection includes original songs from schools and council projects from Victoria and NSW, 100 tracks from 400 recorded this year. Go direct to Soundcloud link

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2015 VIC Awards Nights a Huge Success – see the winners and photos from the night.

Saturday Night was a huge success for the 19th annual Kool Skools Awards in Victoria held at the George Wood PAC in Ringwood. Mill Park SC was awarded the “Koolest Skool” honour for 2015, for the schools 11th album as part of the project. 30 other awards were given out and 18 acts performed live on the night. The JB HiFi Kool Skools Prizes were awarded to Rebecka Clarke from Shepparton and Cooper Lower from Warrnambool. Three special 10th anniversary frames were awarded to the projects who had reached the 10 year mark including Albury City Youth, Hobsons Bay Youth and in Mill Park SC’s case a special 11 album celebration frame.

Lots of great original music was celebrated by all involved.

*Here are just a few photos from the night including the award winners and some side of stage shots, the bulk of the photos from the night are yet to be reviewed and will be uploaded soon.

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CATEGORY: 01                  BEST Indy track WITH a  female vocal
The Jungle                                                           By: Hazel & Ginger
From:           Mansfield Secondary College

CATEGORY :02                  BEST ROOTS TRACK
Thinking About The Mind / Dreams        By:   Tommy Castles Music
From:           Hobson’s Bay City Council

CATEGORY: 03                  BEST COVER
Shake It Off                                                         By: Jess & Laura
From:           From Moira Shire  Council

CATEGORY 04                   BEST BALLAD
Piece By Piece                                                     By:  Georgia Mcaleer
From:           Mt Lilydale Mercy College

CATEGORY: 05      Special Judges Award For Singer Songwriters
Demetria Kyriacopoulos       &   Jessica Pascoe
From:           Korowa Anglican Girls School

CATEGORY 06       BEST ACOUSTIC track WITH A  male vocal
Small Things                                                       By:  Cooper Lower
From:           Emmanuel College

CATEGORY 07       Special Judges Award FOR Singer Songwriters
“Annie & Bryce”
From:            Lowanna College

CATEGORY 08       BEST ACOUSTIC track WITH A  female vocal
Seven Days                                                           By:  Georgia Currie
From:           Albury City Council

CATEGORY 09       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
Whole Bottle Full
FROM:           Mill Park Secondary College

CATEGORY 10       BEST MAINSTREAM TRACK
Nowhere                                                   By: Ebony Lawrence
From:            Rowville Secondary College

CATEGORY 11       Special Judges Award FOR A Singer Songwriter
Rebecca Techer
From: Mill Park Secondary College

CATEGORY 12       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
Fighting For April
FROM:           Moira Shire  Council

CATEGORY 13       BEST ALTERNATIVE ROCK track
Fighter                                                                   By:  Charli  Lilagan
From:             Mt Lilydale Mercy College

CATEGORY 14       Special Judges Award FOR A Singer Songwriter
Aurelia Futi
From Laverton P-12 College

CATEGORY 15       BEST Indy Rock track
Your Sign Won’t Come                                  By: Hollow December
From:           Hobson’s Bay City Council

CATEGORY 16       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
KDEN
FROM:           Notre Dame College

CATEGORY 17       BEST DUET
Never Too Late                                                 By:  Tristan & Talisa
From:           Mill Park Secondary College

CATEGORY 18       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
For Consequence
FROM:           Craigiburn Secondary College

CATEGORY 19       BEST ROCK track  WITH A  male vocal
We Speak                                                               By:  10,000 Hours
From:           Loddon Shire  Council

CATEGORY 20       Special Judges Award FOR BEST Prog Rock Track
Messed Up Moose
From:           Wangaratta High School

CATEGORY 21       BEST EDM  TRACK
Running Deep                                                     By:  Daniel Cropley
From:           Mill Park Secondary College

CATEGORY 22       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
Fusion
From:           Wodonga City Council

CATEGORY 23       Special Judges Award FOR A BAND
Delay Llama
FROM:           Hobsons Bay City Council

CATEGORY 24       BEST ARTWORK
ALBURY CITY COUNCIL

CATEGORY 25       Special Judges Award FOR A Singer Songwriter
Isaac Everett
From: Victory Christian College

CATEGORY 26       BEST R & B / HIP HOP TRACK
Final Moments                                                  By:  Deck Of Hearts
From:           Mill Park Secondary College

CATEGORY 27       BEST BEST FEMALE VOCAL
Charli  Lilagan
from:           Mt Lilydale Mercy College

CATEGORY 28       BEST BEST MALE VOCAL
Cooper Lower
From:           Emmanuel College

CATEGORY 29       BEST ROCK track WITH A  FEmale vocal
Won’t Catch Me                                                            By: Rebecka Clarke
From:             Notre Dame College

CATEGORY 30       Special Judges Award FOR OUTSTANDING INSTRUMENTAL PERFORMANCE
Trio
From:           Wangaratta High School
FOR their PERFORMANCE OF     “Stairway to Heaven”

KOOLEST SKOOL 2015 (VIC)
Mill Park SC

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Kool Skools Awards Melbourne and Sydney not to be missed !!!

VICTORIA
SAT NOV 14th at 6pm

George Wood Performing Arts Centre

Yarra Valley Grammar, Kalinda Rd, Ringwood

NSW
SUN NOV 22nd at 6pm

St Andrews College Hall

St Andrews College, 116 Quakers Rd (Junior Campus) Marayong 

Kool Skools Awards 2015

14th NOV in Melbourne and 22nd NOV Sydney

Kool Skools Awards 2015

Kool Skools Awards 2015 schools involved in 2015

Kool Skools Awards 2015

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Kool Skools Awards 2015

Sign up for Kool Skools 2016 Project, our 20th year!

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The Amazing Anna Mannering now available on iTunes

Checkout the latest rising star from the Kool Skools and Uncovered Project, Anna Mannering with her amazing song Son Of Korah, out now thru Empire/MGM.

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ENTER NOW 2015 JB Hifi Music Prize Competition

2015 JB HiFI Kool Skools “Music Prize” now open for entries

If you’re of school age (not yet 20yo) have an original band, group or you’re a singer-songwriter you should apply now for the 2015 JB HiFi Kool Skools Prize. Get all the details and the competition Entry Form here. You could win the chance to record at Melbourne’s Studio 52 as part of the Kool Skools Project. See the criteria and details with the entry form. ENTER NOW! Last years winners were all girl rock group Shewolf from Williamstown and the chilled boys from Warrnambool Victoria, The Mellows. Checkout their winning tracks on iTunes by searching either group.

Jb HiFi Prize 2015

2015 JB HiFi Kool Skools Music Prize Competition

JB HiFi Kool skools Music Prize previous winners 2015

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