23 11, 2018

Hall Rock Cafe Raises Roof

2018-11-23T14:19:49+00:00November 23rd, 2018|Prep, Music|

Our first Hall Rock Café of the academic year took place this week. A great rock ‘n’ roll vibe was created by all performers! The rock bands thoroughly enjoyed the moment. They demonstrated a great sense of rhythm and pitch. Most importantly, the team spirit was very visible and made the evening [...]

21 06, 2018

A wealth of musical talents delight the audience

2018-06-21T17:45:30+00:00June 21st, 2018|Pre-Prep, Music|

On Monday the 18 June the Pre-Prep held their annual individual musician's concert with 40 children taking part who play either one or two instruments. We were delighted to welcome our Director of Music, Mr Tan, and the peripatetic team to support the children along with an extremely appreciative audience. For many of these [...]

8 06, 2018

Fine City Chorus and Oliver W achieve highest score ever!

2018-06-10T10:05:05+00:00June 8th, 2018|Prep, Music|

Well done to Year 6 pupil Oliver W who travelled up to Harrogate to join his barbershop chorus for the British Association of Barbershop Singers (BABS) National Chorus Contest that was held on Saturday 26 May at the Harrogate International Centre. After months of preparation and hard work, we are thrilled to share the news [...]

4 05, 2018

Wanna be like you ooh ooh raises the roof!

2018-05-04T09:35:35+00:00May 4th, 2018|Prep, Pre-Prep, Music|

The sports hall was filled with wonderful music and applause as talented pupils took to the stage in this year's hotly contested Bullard House Instrumental Competition. Each House showcased the individual talents of  a number of Pre-Prep and Prep pupils, playing brass, stringed, percussion and woodwind instruments as well as voice. 32 children performed solo pieces [...]

17 11, 2017

Our Choir sponsor Ugandan orphan

2017-11-17T07:57:47+00:00November 17th, 2017|Latest News, Prep, Music|

Our choir, Magna Voce, has launched a fund-raising initiative for Ugandan charity, Watoto, that homes, educates and cares for some of the over two million orphans in that country. Magna Voce sang the song ‘Fix You’ by Coldplay in a memorable performance at a recent Soiree, accompanied by a video of heart-breaking statistics, hope-filled [...]

13 09, 2017

LAMDA Excellence

2017-09-13T14:16:58+00:00September 13th, 2017|Prep, Music|

Congratulations to Year 5 pupil Lana K who passed her LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) Level 1 exam with a distinction grade of 92%. The nationally renowed LAMDA organisation firmly believe that all young people should have the opportunity to develop the communication skills they need to thrive. This is why LAMDA [...]

15 07, 2017

A summertime delight

2017-07-15T06:50:13+00:00July 15th, 2017|Pre-Prep, Early Years, Music|

Parents were treated to a musical extravaganza by the Pre-Prep children to show some of the skills they have learned in lessons during the year. The Choir sang beautifully, as usual, with a variety of catchy tunes beginning with 'What shall we do with the drunken sailor?' Always a favourite. How delightful it was to [...]

26 05, 2017

Talent soars at House Instrumental Competition

2017-05-26T13:42:50+00:00May 26th, 2017|Prep, Music|

An incredible level of talent was on display at the House Instrumental Competition. Those parents in attendance commented on how much they enjoyed the event and, as ever, the children were a credit in every respect. The children represented their houses in different instrumental categories: Strings; Voice; Guitar; Drum [...]