Posts From Music Category
Carols by Candlelight Service – Wednesday 18 December
The Carols by Candlelight service at St. John Fisher is one of the school highlights of the year. In preparing to celebrate the coming of the Saviour, we hold a traditional nine lessons and carols service in our beautiful chapel. This year, the school Junior, Senior and Staff choir came together to lead our worship in a massed choir of over 80 singers. Click on the header for full details.
Performing Arts Success
We are delighted to announce that three St John Fisher’s students have been cast in Harrogate Theatre’s pantomime production of ‘Snow White’ which opens this Friday 29th November. Zuzanna Filarska a Year 9 student and Phoebe Turnbull and Zsofia Ther both Year 8 students, will be puppeteering dwarves Happy, Sneezy and Sleepy in nearly 40 performances over Christmas and the New Year. Congratulations to all three of them and we wish them the best of luck in the show!
Magic of the Musicals Show
Have you got your tickets yet?Come and see our smash hit show ‘Magic of the Musicals’ featuring a cast and crew of over 100 students and all the best songs from the best shows! Tickets available from Harrogate International Festivals box office:https://harrogateinternationalfestivals.com/st-john-fisher/magic-of-musicals/
Senior Music Production
Tickets go on sale Friday 4 October for this year’s senior musical production, Magic of the Musicals: See poster for full details, hurry and get your tickets!
National Brass Band Finals Success
Congratulations to Y8 student Archie Hall who competed with Tewit Silver Band at the National Brass Band Finals last Saturday. The Band had already won the Regional Championships in March 2019. The hard work, commitment and determination paid off when they became 4th Section National Champions. Archie Hall was an amazing ambassador for the band and SJF school.
Opera North Audition Opportunities
There are some fantastic opportunities for talented pupils on offer for The Turning of the Screw and Street Scene Productions.The deadline is soon, so those interested will need to act fast. Click on the header for full details.
“SJF Summer Showcase to send Iris to NYT”
SJF are delighted to host a summer showcase evening on Monday 1st July at 6.30pm in G18, to raise money to help send Y9 student Iris Wall to the National Youth Theatre this summer. Iris won a place on NYT and needs to raise £1500 to do the summer course. Iris and her family, along with SJF, have organised a talent-filled summer showcase, to help raise funds. Tickets £5 to be bought on ParentPay, raffle and refreshments also available. Please come and join us!
A Brilliant Opportunity for Young Singers
The Choir of Leeds Cathedral, one of the country’s finest Catholic choirs, is holding auditions for a limited number of places on Sunday 9th June between 1-4pm, for boys in Y5-10 (including tenor and bass) and girls in Y6-10. Opportunities include regular vocal tuition, BBC broadcasts and recordings. Please contact the Diocese Music Department at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0113 244 8634 for more information and to book an audition.
Summer Music Concert
Come and join us this Friday 24 May in the 6th Form Dining Room and listen to our Senior Choir, Concert Band and Jazz Orchestra,, 7pm start
School Concert Band for National Festival of Music for Youth
Congratulations to the SJF Concert Band’s invitation to perform in this prestigious event in the Symphony Hall, Birmingham on 5 July.