Wind Band and Jazz in #MFYnational

We had a fantastic time playing in the Music for Youth National Festival in Birmingham this week. Wind Band were up first with the brilliant Mrs Linton, playing in Symphony Hall. An amazing experience for pupils of all ages and they performed so well. On the friday our Jazz Group performed a stunning set in…

Woodwind lessons ~ Tuesdays ~ Mrs Linton

  Name 24/4 1/5 8/5 15/5 22/5 5/6 12/6 19/6 26/6 3/7 Kitty McH 11.55 12.45 10.10 11.45 11.35 12.20 10.15 10.45 10.05 11.15 Grace E 9.20 10.05 9.35 10.10 11.50 11.45 12.05 11.30 11.15 10.45 Elisabeth, Daisy Sophie 9.35 10.20 9.50 10.25 11.15 12.00 12.40 12.35 10.20 11.30 Libby G 9.55 11.15 9.20 10.45…

Performance as part of #MFYregionals in the Newport Centre

On Friday 23rd March 2018 we took 3 ensembles to perform as part of the Music For Youth Festival in the Newport Centre. Our Senior Vocal group were up first with a Daft Punk medley and Taize Stay Here and Keep watch: We then had our Wind Band performing Simple Gifts and a Medley from…

Eisteddfod 2018

Yesterday we had our postponed eisteddfod. There was some great performing from many students, and some VERY boisterous whole year singing. Well done to all the winners. 

Video Highlights of #sjhsgrease

We did have a lot of fun (yes and stress, but there was a lot of fun as well…) putting together Grease. Here is a video montage of pictures we’ve stolen on the internet and the recording of an entirely student band. Enjoy!

Holocaust Memorial Service

Today the choir were invited to sing as part of the Newport memorial. They sang to an exceptionally high standard and received praise from many, many people. We also had representatives from all year groups and the prayers were led by Erin Flaherty. Well done to them all. 

Woodwind lessons ~ Tuesdays ~ Mrs Linton

  Name 23/1 30/1 6/2 13/2 27/2 6/3 13/3 20/3 Kitty McH 11.55 12.40 10.05 12.55 11.35 12.15 10.30 12.35 Grace E 9.15 10.00 9.30 10.00 10.45 11.40 12.15 12.50 Elisabeth O Daisy P Sophie S 9.30 10.15 9.45 10.15 11.15 11.55 12.30 1.05 Libby G 9.50 10.35 9.15 10.35 10.30 11.25 12.50 9.15 Freya…

9OSPH Pop Music In Practice

9O, S, P & H have this term been studying different types and styles of popular music. This involved them learning various famous hooks and riffs and putting together a group performance of a song. They had 4 to choose from: Fast Car, Let me Love You, Paradise and Shape of you. 1 Group even…

St Cecilia Concert 2017

On 22nd November we had our St Cecilia day concert as she is the patron saint of music and musicians. A great concert with a huge variety in styles and ability levels. A chance for all to perform. Well done to everyone.  Here are some snaps from the rehearsal.  ​ ​

Year 13 Ensemble performance for @bbccin

Year 13 were invited to perform at Lloyd’s Bank offices as part of their support for Children in Need. They performed exceptionally well and produced a very good set. Here are a few snaps. O