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National Orchestra For All "Music in the Making"

Year 7 students recently took part in a unique programme that gives students the opportunity to develop ensemble music making.

Nine Year 7 students performed with a 32 piece orchestra at the Belgrade Theatre and a 120 piece Symphony Orchestra at the at Cecil Sharpe house in London. They performed pieces by Haydn, Shostakovich, Leonard Bernstein's West Side Story.

With months of dedication, commitment and practising during lessons as well as in their own time, these students proved more than worthy to play on a World Class Level.

London Live TV filmed the performance:

Kiera Smith. Year 7:

“My experience at the Belgrade and in London was amazing. We performed four pieces with a group called Orchestras For All. The pieces were, La Rotta, Mambo, Waltz No.2 and Korebienki. Thank you to Mr Channer for taking us to London,we really enjoyed it”.

Sia Sharda, Year 7:

“It was an amazing experience being able to perform at the Belgrade Theatre and Cecil Sharpe House with the orchestra”. 

The students who performed were:

Jeevan Birdi                                                                                                  Lucy Dillon-Gray                                                                                        Lennon Hendrie                                                                                           Dante Madamombe                                                                                         Lily - May Marsden                                                                                     Nyasha Masarira
Willow Riley
Sia Sarda
Keira Smith

Thank you to everyone involved for your hard work and commitment.

Well done!                                                            

Mr Channer, Head of Music