OUTDOOR CONCERT FEATURING LOCAL COMPOSERS
KS2 Choir perform songs by Martin and Shan.
Rowan Court Y4 Ukulele Singalong
15 pupils from Y4 played and sang brilliantly!
We sang lots of well-known songs.
Lots of people joined in.
Saint John Fisher Proms Concert with the Choir and Orchestra
The choir sang 2 songs-Siyahamba and Be The Change
Waving our flags and singing Rule Britannia!
We enjoyed the John Fisher Orchestra.
BROOK CENTRE SINGALONG
We popped next door for a singalong.
The Approach group members joined in.
We sang some funny songs.
KS2 MUSIC CONCERT
KS1 MUSIC CONCERT
Mexican counting song.
Ready to perform.
Y5 MUSIC SHINE
Learning our rhythms.
Completing a whole piece.
YEAR 4 MUSIC SHINE
Showing our parents how to strum.
What a great sound.
YEAR 3 MUSIC SHINE
We used the Charanga website.
We showed our parents how to play.
They did very well.
We made a great recorder ensemble.
Everyone enjoyed it.
YEAR 2 Music Shine
We are learning to play the Ocarina.
It has 4 holes besides the mouth-piece.
Even our parents found it hard!
We played "Merrily we Roll Along"
We played " London's Burning" from our book.
YEAR 1 MUSIC SHINE
We sang "I am a Music Man"
We played 4 different percussion instruments.
Claves, guiros, maraccas and tambourines
We even reversed the verses!
LOCAL COMPOSERS VISIT
Martin and Sian are local composers.
They taught us their new songs.
They recorded the KS2 choir singing their songs.
Flute, Saxophone and Clarinet.
Clarinet and Treble Recorders.
Descant Recorder and Violin.
RECORDER FESTIVAL VICTORIA HALL 22.3.18
30 children attended the Recorder Festival.
We played 11 different pieces.
Rehearsals before the concert.
Following the score.
Celebrating the 20th year of the Festival.
Upper Choir at Wolstanton Rotary Club Concert 15.3.2018
We performed on the Saint John Fisher stage.
We received a certificate and a cheque for £150.
National Sing Up Day with LMW Ladies Community Choir.
The ladies sang acapella with no accompaniment.
They taught us some of their warm-ups.
The Little Green Frog song.
They sang songs in different languages.
The songs came from all over the World.
We really enjoyed joining in.
Y5 MUSIC TECHNOLOGY PROJECT AT NUL COLLEGE.
The college has a music technology suite.
Some of the students helped us.
The head of music lead the session.
We manipulated and layered sounds.
Our theme is space.
We made a soundtrack for a short film.
KS1 CHOIR SONGBIRDS CONCERT VICTORIA HALL 6.3.18
41 Y1/2 children sang at The Victoria Hall.
We had a good view from the balcony in the Circle.
We had a great time!
KEELE CONCERT BAND ASSEMBLY 28.2.2018
The Keele students played brass and woodwind.
There was even an electric guitar.
They played an arrangement of "Happy".
They played a suite of melodies from Dr. Who.
They had to listen to one another.
They had to concentrate on their scores.
Y5 AT STAFFORD COUNTY SHOWGROUND WITH MANCHESTER CAMERATA FOR THE BFG SHOW 14.2.18
Manchester Camerata came into school.
Turning our lyrics into songs.
Rehearsing with the other schools in Stafford.
Manchester Camerata ensemble accompaniment.
Massed choir songs.
St. Mary's performing our own songs.
Well done everyone in Year 5.
HOLY TRINITY CAROL SERVICE 2017
We have a very strong choir this year.
The choir includes children from Y3-6.
We sang a song called Diamond Bright".
St. Mary's Band played 2 carols.
We have flutes, clarinets, violins and recorders.
ROWAN COURT CHOIR XMAS 2017
20 children went across.
We sang carols with the residents.
Everyone played some bells.
5 gold rings!
We sat in a circle encircled by residents.
We chatted together afterwards.
One lady was knitting for the dogs home.
LOWER SCHOOL CHOIR AT NEWCASTLE LIBRARY XMAS 2017
45 children performed!
Our parents and grandparents came to watch us.
We sang 12 songs!
Year 2 helped year 1.
We had 3 girls leading from year 2.
We had 3 boys leading from year 2.
Our teachers sang too.
There are lots of boys in our choir.
We shook our bells for Jingle Bells.
We shook our tambourines for Rudolph.
CHOIR AT VICTORIA HALL CHRISTMAS CONCERT 2017
29 children sang their hearts out for St. Mary's.
ORCHESTRA AT SJF CAROLS AGAINST CANCER CONCERT 2017
We played 4 Christmas songs.
We impressed Mrs Golds the Head of Music.
The SJF Concert Band were brilliant.
Mrs Golds is in a harmony singing group.
CHOIR AT HOLY TRINITY PARISH BAZAAR 2017
A very proud music teacher!.
What a beautiful sound..
Singing to people as they arrived.
Some of us were doing more than one job!
Following the conductor.
Upper Choir at Newcastle Lights 18.11.2017
We sang Christmas carols and songs.
There was 30 of us in the choir.
Some of our staff sang with us.
The stage was huge!
We were well supported.
We gathered quite a crowd.
Year 2 Test Driving PBuzz Instruments!
This is fun!
We can get a sound out of them!
It takes a lot of concentration.
Curriculum Lessons Year3/4 Autumn 2017
Our Topic is The Pentatonic Scale
The scale has 5 notes
The scale has 3 notes then a gap then 2 notes
We are playing a 5 note ostinato
The Xylophone adds depth to the texture
The glockenspiels have higher notes
We are accompanying a pentatonic song
We are reading music from a score
Some of us can play the ostinato on the piano
Playing the ostinato on the keyboard
Curriculum Lessons Year 1/2 Autumn 2017
Our Topic is Pitch
We are playing high, middle and low notes
The long keys make a lower sound
The short keys make a higher sound
We can play from a score
This instrument is a glockenspiel
We composed our own tune for Miss Mary Mac
NEWCASTLE MALE VOICE CHOIR
Newcastle Male Voice Choir came to sing for us.
With conductor Hannah and accompanist Anne.
They sing in 4 part harmony.
We learned to sing a hymn together.
RECORDER WORKSHOP WITH ANNA BRADBURN
Anna Bradburn is a professional recorder player.
We learned a lot from her.
We now know how to play quietly!
We stop when there is a rest.