Prep School Orchestra
The opportunity to play music together is offered to all instrumentalists in Prep 3 – Prep 5. Informal concerts are staged in the school auditorium.
Monday, 12:45pm- 1:15pm, G9
Junior School Orchestra
All instrumentalists in the Junior School (and any keen percussion players) are welcome to the Junior School Orchestra. Performances are given at an Easter Concert in the School Auditorium.
Thursday, 12:45pm – 1:15pm, School Auditorium
Senior School Orchestra (second)
This activity is open to Form I and II string, wind, brass and percussion instrumentalists who would like to play in an orchestra. The orchestra work towards a concert in March in the School Auditorium. We build up a repertoire of music to develop and reinforce the pupils’ instrumental skills and aural awareness. This is an excellent opportunity for pupils to work with their musical peers in a group situation and experience the excitement of performing in a live concert.
Tuesday, 3.30pm - 4.30pm, School Auditorium
Junior Wind Band Tuesday, 4.30pm - 5.00pm
Senior School Orchestra (first)
The First Orchestra offers approximately 50 players from Forms III to VI the opportunity to play standard youth orchestra repertoire. There are three major public performances each session – the annual Carol Concert in December, the March Orchestral Concert, and the Senior Musical in June.
Monday, 12.50pm - 1.20pm, School Auditorium
Monday, 3.30pm - 4.30pm, School Auditorium
String Orchestra and Wind Band rehearse Monday 4.30pm - 5.00pm
Mrs Karol Fitzpatrick
Mr Andrew Morley
Mr David Christie
Mrs Mairi Leggatt
Mrs Louise Timney
Mrs Aileen Watson