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Talented Violinists

28th March 24

Three Form VI violinists played as part of our Easter end of term school service at High Street Methodist church on Thursday 28 March, in a song by Richard Morrison from the musical “Pilgrims” which uses the traditional hymn words “My song is love unknown”.  Amara, Betsy and Nina’s beautiful and controlled playing added an…

Orchestra at Alban Arena

27th March 24

Members of our orchestra performed for three nights at the Alban Arena 25-27 March as part of the St Albans Primary Schools Music Festival 2024 “One World”.  They played prominent roles in an orchestra of over 100 children conducted by John Brennan.  The music included arrangements of Verdi’s Aida and Toto’s Africa arranged by Mrs…

Music Maestros

27th March 24

Our Spring term Music Maestros are Sienna in FV and Sophie A in FV.  Both have shown great enthusiasm and commitment in their practice and progress in music.  Music Maestros receive a special badge and certificate and a poster of them with their instrument is displayed in school.

Form V Class Concert

22nd March 24

In a very busy week in school, FV performed their annual class concert in the school hall on Friday 22 March. Varied solo and duet items were showcased as well as whole class glockenspiel playing and singing.  A wide range of instruments and styles was on view. Form V Concert

Form IV Class Concert

20th March 24

The Form IV Class Concert was held in the Seagull Studio on Wednesday 20 March.  It was wonderful to see the girls performing together in class items including improvising to pentatonic world music on their own instruments, playing glockenspiels and singing, as well as performing their solo and duet items. Form IV concert

Form III Class Concert

7th March 24

Form III performed their second annual class concert on Thursday 7 March to a packed audience in the Seagull Studio.  The girls performed solo items and class items involving singing and instruments.  Each girl decorated a programme for their family. Form III concert  

Form II Class Concert

28th February 24

Wonderful performances were enjoyed by parents and family of the Form II girls in a concert held in the school hall on Wednesday 28 February.  The girls performed together and individually in what for some was their first public showcase. Each girl decorated the programme for their own family. Form II concert programme

Autumn Music Maestros

2nd January 24

Our Autumn Term Music Maestros were Amara (trombone, violin) and Rosie (clarinet, voice) in FVI for enthusiasm, progress and success in their music making including exam successes.  Music Maestros are presented with a special badge and certificate and a poster of them with their instrument is displayed in school.  They are suggested by staff including…

Form III Christmas Alphabet Song

16th November 23

Form III have made up their own second verse to the Christmas Alphabet song.  Everyone made suggestions for words and rhymes and we voted which ones to use. “C” is for the Chimney where old Santa squishes through. “H” is for the holly with its leaves and berries too. “R” is for the ribbon that…

This week’s Music

16th November 23

This week’s assembly song for Reception, FI and FII – This little shining light of mine Powerpoint words – This Little Shining Light This week’s Listening Music – Beethoven Moonlight Sonata Powerpoint info – Moonlight Sonata

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