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

Results of Auditions

Well done to all who auditioned for Solos and small group work. Thank you for taking the time to prepare and show us your talents. These are the acts we would like to perform in the St Cecilia concert on Wednesday 22nd November 7.00pm: Lauren Hughes   7V Voice Love Yourself India Truman   9S…

Remembrance 2017 @sjhsnewport

Today saw the school’s annual observance of Armistice Day. Year 10 took the lead on the music with Joanna playing The Last Post and Christ Has No Body Now But Yours by David Ogden performed by the year 10 GCSE music class. Well done to all of them.

Woodwind Timetable Autumn 2017

Woodwind lessons ~ Fridays ~ Mrs Linton Name 13/10 20/10 27/10 10/11 17/10 1/12 8/12 15/12 Kitty McH 9.15 11.10 10.30 11.05 11.55 12.30 1.05 9.45 Grace E 9.30 10.00 10.45 11.35 12.10 12.45 9.15 10.00 Elisabeth O Daisy P Sophie S 9.45 10.15 11.15 11.50 12.25 1.00 9.30 10.15 Libby G 10.05 10.35 11.35…

Rehearsal schedule for #sjhsgrease

Week Day Date Time Cast required Venue Week 1 Monday 2ND October 3.20-5pm Everyone Hall Wednesday 4th October 3.20-5pm Danny & T Birds (Greased Lightning) G16 Wednesday 4th October 3.30-5pm Pink ladies, Sandy & Patty (scene 2 Cafeteria) G17 Thursday 5th October 3.20-5pm Pink Ladies & Sandy (Freddy my love) G16 Thursday 5th October 3.20-5pm…

Rock & Pop Demo from @gwentmusic

Today we had 5 peripatetic teachers from Gwent  Music put on a concert for all of year 7 to encourage more to take up instrumental and vocal lessons. We had a great time and are very grateful to these amazing musicians for their time and talents. 

Grease Cast list.

Very well done to all who auditioned. It was great to hear you all sing and prepare so well for your auditions. Here is the cast list: GREASE CAST LIST   SANDY DUMBROWSKI- Evie Brettell   DANNY ZUKO- Kyle Catalla   Pink ladies FRENCHY- Erin Flaherty BETTY RIZZO-Toochi Chigbo JAN – Carys Parselle MARTY-Maya Cadman…