Welcome to the latest edition of Purcell’s Weekly Highlights!

Junior Royal Academy of Music Brass Competition

Last weekend, Year 12 French horn player Chloe won the senior category Brass prize in the Junior Royal Academy of Music. Chloe studies at Purcell under Timothy Ellis. Well done, Chloe.

Beethoven Junior Intercollegiate Competition

Year 12 pianist Anastasia, who studies at Purcell under Tessa Nicholson, has been selected by the Guildhall School of Music and Drama to represent them in the Beethoven Junior Intercollegiate Competition. We wish Anastasia the very best of luck in the competition.

Piano Department Concert

Last night (Thursday 17th March), Purcell’s Piano Department performed a moving concert of works by Alexander Scriabin at St James’s Church, Piccadilly. This extraordinary repertoire, written over 150 years ago, was the focus of our recent piano course and our young pianists excelled in their execution.