Category Archives: Music

Congratulations!

Music at Lockers Park is very strong but even by our high standards Sergei is exceptional. At the age of 13 to get a Grade 8, with Merit is a very rare occurrence but that is exactly what Sergei did...

St John’s Lunchtime Concert

St John’s Church, the church at which Lockers Park worshipped before we built our Chapel, hold a series of lunchtime concerts. Today nearly 60 of our pupils entertained the audience there. There was a huge range of music from the...

Guitar Ensemble

At this time of the year you can find groups of pupils making music together. You’ll also find individuals ensconced in practice rooms with their instruments. They are all rehearsing for the Summer Concert on the last Sunday of term...

Year 5 & 6 Informal Concert

Two concerts in two days – the Music Department is really pulling out all the stops. Today it was a less formal occasion – an informal concert for Years 5 & 6. The idea of these is to get pupils...

Chapel Concert

Every year we have a treat – the Chapel Concert. This is where our best musicians and invited guests really show what music at school is all about. Individuals perform as do larger groups and as ever the standard was...

Music Scholar assembly

Each year we have a number of pupils who take scholarships. Next week Sergey is off to Oundle, where he hopes to impress them with his musical ability. He certainly impressed the school this morning when he played three pieces...

Music Success

Music plays a really important part of life at Lockers Park. You will rarely visit the school and not hear someone making music somewhere. Last term a number of pupils took their Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music...

Music Improvisation

At Lockers Park music is treated very seriously. Recently we’ve had an Informal Concert and the Set Music Competition. Every now and again though we like to have a bit of fun and improvise. Today it was the turn of...

Informal Concert

Each year everyone who plays a musical instrument, no matter for how long, takes part in an Informal Concert. Today it was the turn of our Year 7 and 8’s. The thing that strikes you is, firstly, the range of instruments...