Concerts Week in Review
This week the School hosted some tremendous events! There were student-led Charity Concerts, a Jazz Concert, a Harp Department Concert, and three lunchtime concerts.
Well done to all who took part in these events for their brilliant performance: Jayden, Yagmur, Ella, Da In, Mina, Tifany, Noah, Ted, Freddie, Jack, Djordje, Angelica, Megan, Mahla, Cole, Johnathan, Zaki, Ruby, Julianna, Lucas, Louis, Freddie, Seth, Rhys, Alex, Skye, Belinda, Tessa, April, Yulin, Ken Ros, Chonchanok, Ivanna, Ozel, Shlomi, Yazdi, Reeka and Madeleine.
Thursday 1 December – Queen Elizabeth Hall
Venue: Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre
Ticket information: Tickets are available from £15.00 to £45.00 with a £3.50 booking fee from southbankcentre.co.uk. Free admission for all students in higher education
This one is going to be truly mighty! The Purcell School performs Holst’s Planets Suite, alongside stunning works by Mica Levi and Beethoven, at the Southbank Centre’s Queen Elizabeth Hall on Thursday 1st December at 7pm.
Otis Enokido-Lineham will conduct, and Magdalene Ho will return on piano. We can not wait, and hope to see you there!
Sunday 4 December – Chamber Choir Advent Carol Service
Venue: St James’ Church, Bushey
Ticket information: Free admission with a retiring collection
Monday 5 December – Christmas Concert
Venue: St Mary’s Church, Watford
Ticket information: Free admission
Featuring the Sixth Form Choir, Chamber Choir, Sixth Form Strings, Middle School Strings and Baroque Ensemble.
Sunday 15th January 2023 – Flute Day
Time: 2.00 to 5.00pm
Venue: The Purcell School
Tickets: Free of charge. Registration for the event is open on our website here
Requirements: For flautists in Years 5-11, of approximately Grade 4 standard and above
We are delighted to be able to invite young flautists (in years 5-11) to a free afternoon of workshops dedicated to all aspects of playing and performing this stunning instrument.
The afternoon, which begins at 2pm, will be run by our superb instrumental teachers, Clare Jefferis and Mark Taylor, who will share their expertise in a series of workshops covering all aspects of the flute and culminate in a group performance opportunity
To register your interest, please complete the following form here. https://www.purcell-school.org/flute-day/.
Registration Deadline: Friday 6th January 2023