Expressive Arts

Ms H MacLeod (PT Curriculum Mon, Wed, Thurs)
Miss A Reynolds (PT Curriculum Tues, Fri)

Faculty News: Expressive Arts

Published: 11 January 2017

Listen again to the Christmas Concert which was held on Tuesday 20 December 2016.

To view the videos (and access previous concerts) please click here.

 

Thanks to Rebecca Mackenzie and Abby Hickman for filming the Christmas Concert 2016.

 

Published: 03 May 2016

This composition started off as a piece for piano. My inspiration to compose it came from hearing James Galway playing ‘Annie’s Song’ by John Denver on the flute. After listening to it over and over again and falling in love with this song, I decided to try and compose my own short piece for piano, using the main melody as my starting point but altering it to make it my own. A good friend of mine suggested that I should try composing it for an orchestra, and I thought why not? I can always try and see where it takes me! Over time, I came up with new ideas, creating new rhythms and experimenting with them on different instruments. I wanted to ensure that all parts of the orchestra played the main melody or important themes at some point during the piece as I wanted to share out the...

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Published: 01 April 2016

Listen again to the Spring Concert which was held on Wednesday 23 March 2016.

To view the videos (and access previous concerts) please click here.

 

Thanks to Fiona Cunningham and Abby Hickman for filming the Spring Concert 2016.

 

Published: 22 December 2015

Listen again to the Christmas Concert which was held on Wednesday 16 December 2015.

To listen and view the videos (in High Definition) please click here.

 

Published: 11 May 2015

Tomorrow evening the Junior Drama Club are presenting A Fairy-tangled Tale at 6 pm in the Drama Studio.

 

An excerpt from the programme:

"A piece devised by the cast with S6 pupils.

This evening you shall meet many well-known fairytale characters who find themselves entangled in each other’s stories.

The running time is approximately 45 minutes.

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