Recent College News

Review: Liederabend

Category: Music

Now enjoying its eighth year, Liederabend is a magnificent collaboration between the Modern Languages and Music Departments.  In the past linguists came purely to enjoy great continental poetry, brought to life in song but this year was the first year that linguists had also translated the... More »

Review: Vocal Masterclass

Category: Music, General, Events

Vocal Masterclass with Michael HarperSunday 18th January, Goodison Hall Eleven pupils drawn from the Hundreds, Lower and Upper Sixth participated in an inspirational Vocal Masterclass this afternoon with international singer, teacher and workshop facilitator - Michael Harper.  He coaxed,... More »

Review: Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Category: Music

A fine Concert Series, such as the College one, is packed with the stars of the classical music scene; performers such as Peter Donohoe,  Emma Johnson,  Evelyn Glennie, the Choir of Wells Cathedral, The Nash Ensemble, The BBC National Orchestra of Wales, to name but a very few, have... More »

Review: Christmas Carol Services

Category: Music, Community, Events, General

It takes some strength to sing a carol service or two, but four in three days is just about the limit, so congratulations then to the Choir, PAJH and IGC et al for triumphing in this marathon performance weekend.The Choir have come a long way under Mr Hodgkinson: the stalls are full, there’s a feel... More »

Wind Department Concert

Category: Music, Events, General

A final hurrah to an action packed term saw the Wind Department produce an excellent, varied and superbly prepared performance in the Memorial Hall on Monday 8th December.  The date had to be changed due to an unusual number of leading Music Scholars away on Oxbridge interviews, but in no way... More »

Pupil Achievements

Category: Pupil Achievements, General, Music

The second half of the Michaelmas Term is underway with a number of recent academic, co-curricular and sporting successes -  a selection of those pupil achievements will appear below. November On Monday 4th November Elisabeth Daniels (IH L6) was crowned the winner of the Bath Young... More »

Modern Languages Advent Event

Category: Events, General, Music

There was standing-room only in the Adderley for this evening's Modern Languages Advent Event - a collaborative annual fixture organised by the Modern Languages and Music Departments.Idiomatic readings by groups and individuals in Italian, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Mandarin and Arabic were... More »

Review: Orchestral Concert

Category: Music, General

The Ellis Theatre, adorned with the national flags of France and Spain, was home to the Michaelmas Orchestral Concert, featuring the String Chamber Orchestra and the Symphony Orchestra, led by Alice Hook (MM U6). That this is such a busy period for the musicians of the College made this concert all... More »

Change of Date

Category: Music, General

The Wind Department Concert will now take place on Monday, 8 December at 8pm in the Memorial Hall.  All welcome!  More »

Review: Advent Carol Service

Category: Music, General, Events

The Chapel Choir is a very public and high profile organisation;  constantly in the spotlight and required to produce high quality performances week in week out, be it in chapel services or extra events such as OM Club Day, Remembrance Day events or ‘away’ evensongs.  The Advent Carol... More »

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