Summer Concert Photos

Back on the last Thursday of term we had our Summer Concert. After lots of hard work through the term we had 2 intensive days to get everything up to standard. And what a standard it was. Fantastic work featuring all year groups, including Year 13 Ethan conducting his own arrangement for our orchestra, all…

Choral Evensong in St Woolos Cathedral @sjhsnewport @choirnewport

Today a small choir from our school had the privilege of singing Choral Evensong in the Cathedral. This is a service that is primarily sung by the choir and lead by them. We sang new responses written for the choir, Dyson Magnificat and Nunc Dimitis and Byrd Ave Verum. The students were fantastic and made…

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…

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…

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…

Year 13 Performing Arts @edsheeran concert

Better late than never… Back on the 5th May Year 13 performed their concert of Ed Sheehan songs where they changed the genre of each song to include; reggae, folk, country, metal a Capella and many more. Here are a few snaps. Highlights video to come.

Year 12 Pop Music in Practice Performance 

Year 12 have been studying the development of popular music from the 1950s onwards. Last night saw their concert performance showing this development. A great performance with nearly all students performing on multiple instruments. It was also the first time Alex in year 9 had worked the mixing desk so well done to him. Here are…

Year 13 performance of maroon 5

Tonight saw the culmination of months work for the year 13 performing arts class. Their Maroon 5 concert was a great success and they formed to an excellent standard. Well done all.

Christmas Concert & Advent Service 2016 @sjhsnewport

On Tuesday 13th we held our annual Advent Service and Christmas Concert. This featured all the extra curricular groups and a few solos. They were all of a fantastic standard and showcased the work students have put in over the term. Here a few snaps of some groups from the rehearsals.