Category Archives: 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...

Set Music Competition

Every year I attend the Set Music Competition I come away not believing the talent of some of our young pupils. Just having the courage to go on stage to perform in front of a packed audience takes some guts,...

String Orchestra

The new String Orchestra met for this first time this morning. They are about half the size they were last term as our old Year 8s have moved on to their new schools. No doubt new members will join over...

Summer Concert

The Summer Concert is always a concert of two halves and it was certainly that this time. The first section takes place in The Centenary Hall and involves some of our elite musicians. With fans blowing (it was hot!) the...

St John’s Concert

At this time of year for the last few years Lockers Park pupils have taken part in the Lunchtime Concerts organised by Music at St John’s. It is great to have a venue just down the road from us and...

Informal Concert & Chapel Service

Music is something that is very important at Lockers Park. We encourage our pupils to play from the earliest age so, over time, their confidence grows. Today, pupils from our Pre-Prep, Years 3 & 4 all showed what they could...

Chapel Concert

Each year Lockers Park holds one “serious” concert in the Chapel. Every year I am staggered at the quality of the music – absolutely sublime in places. The pieces are very challenging, really stretching for Prep School boys, but every...