Music Noticeboard treble clefKeep up to date with all the latest news about the department, rehearsals, concerts, outside events and music trips and tours.  We will publish any changes to the usual weekly extra curricular timetable, as well as keep you informed about extra rehearsals.

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Contact details:
Head of Music- Mrs Liz Smith – esmith@tringschool.org
Music Lesson enquiries: rfoxcroft@tringschool.org

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COMING UP!

CHRISTMAS IS ALMOST HERE IN THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT!!!

Christmas Concert 2016: Friday 16th December

Tickets are now available from Ticketsource.  Just bring your e-ticket to the concert.  Click below to buy tickets!


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Here is the rehearsal schedule for the daytime on Friday 16th December:   rehearsal schedule 1612

 

Carol Service: Tuesday 20th December

St Peter and Pauls Church, 7pm start.  No tickets required; there will be a retiring collection.

All choirs will be involved: Chamber Choir, Girls’ Choir, Male Voice, Junior Choir, Senior Choir and Flute Group.

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Christmas Concert Rehearsals: Sunday 11th December

All day in the department: See link for schedule!  RehearsalScheduleSun11thDec (2)

Come in via the Beloe entrance and bring food if you’re here for lots of rehearsals back to back.

 

 

Summer Concert 2016: Friday 1st July

Tickets are now available from Ticketsource.  We are trialling an online purchase system this year.  Just bring your e-ticket to the concert.

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Rehearsal Schedule for Sunday 26th June

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Please note that everybody is needed for the 12pm rehearsal.  ROCK BANDS (Mr Buckell and Mr Fox)- this include you guys, you can use the B21 at any point during the day to rehearse your other pieces for the concert.

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Swing Band Play at the Queen’s 90th @ Tring Church: 11th June 2016

Well done to Swing Band who performed at the Tring celebrations for her Majesty’s 90th Birthday.  The rain held off and they made it back to watch the second half of the football!  Good work!

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Key Stage 3 BBC 10 Pieces Concert: 7th March 2016

A big congratulations to all involved in this!  Concert Band- your rendition of Mambo was superb!  All the responses to the 10 Pieces were so interesting and well thought out.  It was so refreshing to see a mixture of music, dance, art and performance poetry.  You are such a talented group!  Let me know if you would like your response submitted to the BBC! Click on the link for more details.

http://http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02xs0xh

 Well done again- Mrs Smith

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Instrumental Parent’s Evening: 2nd and 3rd March 2016

You should have all booked appointments with you teachers using the form on your Google Classroom.

Meet your teacher up in B23.

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Dacorum Symphony Orchestra Open Rehearsal: 1st March 2016

Super performances.  I was incredibly proud of the way you tackled the repertoire and I really hope you enjoyed playing alongside an orchestra.  Watch a snippet of your performance here – DSO Video

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Royal Opera House Fanfare Day -Year 9 into 10: 25th February 2016

A great day led by Alan Garner, oboe and cor anglais player from the Royal Opera House.  Year 9 had some really interesting ideas and are all set to star on their first composition activity- creating their own unique fanfare that could be played at the Royal Opera House!  For more details, follow the link….

http://www.roh.org.uk/learning/schools-and-colleges/fanfare

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House Music: 11th February 2016

Congratulations to our first ever House Music winners- Ascott House!!  You were all fantastic and I am incredibly proud of the Year 12 and 13 for putting in so much effort organising this event.  Super work – a thoroughly enjoyable evening.

Wadd HM              Halton HM

Claydon HM              Ascott HM winners

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Happy Christmas!

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Well done everyone for all your work this. It’s been fantastic and the Christmas Concert was something really really special. The Carol Service and the end of year services were beautiful- my particular highlight being Locus Iste.

Have a great break!!

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Christmas Concert: December 2015

Just amazing! Every last group blew us away tonight!  Congratulations: Senior Choir, Wind Band, Concert Band, Brass Band, Flute Group, Sax Ensemble, Guitar Group, String Group, Swing Band, Girls’ Choir, Male Voice Choir; Percussion Group; Junior Choir; Uke group!

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Tring Cricket Club Fireworks: November 2015

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Despite lots of rain, we made it to the fireworks and the 30 minute set from Swing Band was amazing.

Solos were spot on- well done everyone!

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Tring 700: October 2015

Performances from Senior Choir for the last of the Tring 700 celebrations.

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