20 09, 2019

Singing Tutor Lisa Cassidy opens Autumn season at The Assembly House

2019-09-20T08:34:53+01:00September 20th, 2019|Music, Prep|

This week we were truly spoilt in the Music Treat Assembly, when Miss Lisa Cassidy (voice) and Mr Paul Hill (guitar) performed to pupils. It reminded us all just how fortunate we are to have such talented staff working with us and teaching our pupils. We are particularly delighted to share the news that [...]

28 06, 2019

It’s a kind of magic – Magna Voce’s Opera performance

2019-06-28T11:10:18+01:00June 28th, 2019|Music, Prep|

Magna Voce perform in opera at Theatre Royal in Norwich The Prep School's Magna Voce choir were thrilled to participate in the Norfolk Schools’ Opera Project at the Norwich Theatre Royal which took place on Sunday 23 June. The opera ‘A Kind of Magic Flute’ was written especially for this event and commissioned by [...]

23 05, 2019

Reception piano performance opening act at Soiree

2019-05-24T10:30:14+01:00May 23rd, 2019|Music, Pre-Prep, Prep|

Our third and final Soirée of the year was packed full of variety, with performances on piano, guitar, voice, trumpet, drums and flute. Once again, performers rose to their performing occasion and great talent was displayed. The enthusiasm for performing and music was very evident, with pupils asking to perform and many wanting to [...]

17 05, 2019

Bullards are Forever

2019-05-17T18:59:09+01:00May 17th, 2019|Early Years, Music, Pre-Prep, Prep|

This year, the whole school was involved in the Bullard House Music Competition: Early Years, Pre-Prep and Prep! Each section of the School performed with great enthusiasm and it was clear how much time and hard work had been put into their performances. Early Years confidently opened the whole competition, singing Nursery Rhymes and [...]

21 03, 2019

The joy of music

2019-11-27T11:12:06+00:00March 21st, 2019|Early Years, Music, Pre-Prep, Prep|

Music is ‘live’ across the whole School. A big part of our lives, music enhances and supports every single one of us. It improves our cognitive abilities in many different ways and also enriches our learning experience across the curriculum. In the Pre-Prep and Prep School pupils enjoy listening to our Composer of the [...]

14 02, 2019

An Uplifting Musical Soiree

2019-02-15T10:28:14+00:00February 14th, 2019|Music, Pre-Prep, Prep|

All those performing in our first Soirée of the year had a thoroughly enjoyable evening. Great enthusiasm, energy and hard work was displayed by all and this was boosted further by such a supportive and motivating audience.A range of instruments were involved: guitar, piano, voice, drums, strings, cornet and oboe. The talent was extremely [...]

23 11, 2018

Hall Rock Cafe Raises Roof

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

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+01:00June 21st, 2018|Music, Pre-Prep|

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+01:00June 8th, 2018|Music, Prep|

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 [...]