Singing workshop

Juniors were treated to a singing workshop led by Lyn Alcantara who is Director of Music at Wolfson College and sings regularly with the BBC Singers. Here’s a taste of what they got up to:

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Music inspired by stories

Music inspired by a story provided the focus for the next year 8 composing assignment. After listening to part of Berlioz’s Fantastic Symphony which the composer subtitled ‘Episode in the Life of an Artist’, they read the chilling account of how the monster comes to life in Mary Shelley’s novel, Frankenstein. This was the inspiration for their music which you can see performed below: