It is a week of musical celebration in the Junior School this week! Year 3 and Year 6 pupils have started the week with Indian Drumming. There will also be instrumental workshops, the very popular Strawberries and Cream Concert by the Junior School Choirs and a Musical Celebration Assembly in St Thomas’ Cathedral.
The Cathedral resounded to the joyous sounds of music as over 200 pupils from Year 7 to 13 along with staff, parents and friends, celebrated their passion and talent for music making in an uplifting Gala Concert. The wide range of musical styles and ensemble groupings on display was impressive and reflected the diverse range … Continued
The Music Department is lucky to have creative links with a number of amazing artistic groups; one of the newer relationships is with the Black Dyke Band. Over the last three years the Black Dyke Band have visited PGS twice to work with our brass players in workshops and an evening performance. The thriving brass … Continued
The Junior School was alive with the sound of music last week as we celebrated this most valued aspect of our provision. Music is part of our daily diet and all of our pupils are involved in making, performing and appreciating music. To celebrate this we had a packed programme of concerts, recitals, performances … Continued
The Spring Term was a musical feast as pupils throughout the school were involved with a range of wonderful performances. Workshops, masterclasses, musicals and competition were all on the menu over the term as we welcomed musicians to the school, including Remi Harris who gave an excellent gypsy guitar masterclass and London Mozart Players … Continued
Sailors and pirates roamed The Portsmouth Grammar School as the fun and extremely popular Junior School String Musical Day took over the school. Now in its third year, pupils from The Portsmouth Grammar Junior School were joined by pupils from Fernhurst Junior School, Wimborne Junior School, Craneswater Junior School and Mayville School for a celebration … Continued