Archive for the ‘Events’ Category

Year 7 Informal Concert

The concert opened with a beautiful  performance from the Year 7 String Ensemble who played ‘ Trumpet Tune’ – how exciting to have so many accomplished s...

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Elstree Gift Fair

The Elstree Gift Fair before the start of half term was a huge success with a wonderful array of goodies on offer from a wide variety of stalls. The Friends of ...

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Year 3 and 4 Informal Concert

On Tuesday, it was the chance of the Years 3 and 4 to showcase their musical talent in  their informal concert.  It started with the Junior Choir, which incl...

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Year 8 Big Weekend

It was a wonderful weekend in the boarding house. The Year 8 boys were fantastic hosts as they entertained the Downe House girls for an evening of reeling on Sa...

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Year 8 Informal Concert

The Year 8 Informal Concert on Friday saw a lovely variety of instruments being played – oboe, bassoon, cello and viola – all minority instruments, and a t...

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Year 5 Informal Concert

The most striking thing about the Year 5 Informal Concert was the sheer variety of instruments involved.  It opened with 14 boys playing the ukulele and finish...

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Eden Project ‘Spirit of the Rainforest’ Art Competition

Following the residency of British artist John Dyer and Amazonian Indian artist Nixiwaka Yawanawá inside the Rainforest Biome at the Eden Project,  there was ...

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Radley Music Day

The boys had a fantastic day at Radley on Monday. There were no music sheets on the day, so the boys started off by having to use their bodies to create simple ...

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Bradfield Orchestral Pyramid Day

When Harry  and I got to Bradfield, we went to the Greek amphitheatre to do some vocal practices. Soon we had our instruments out and were told where to sit on...

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Year 7 in Paris

La Tour Montparnasse, L’Arc de Triomphe, Les Invalides, Le Palais de la Découverte, Le Sacré-Coeur, Montmartre, La Place du Tertre and a boatride along the ...

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