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The Glenalmond College Gala Concert at Perth Concert Hall on Sunday 4 March 2018
Celebrate Christmas with our musicians in the candlelit Fowlis Wester Kirk
Our Inter-House singing competition 'House Shout' took place this weekend
170 Prep School singers joined together with the Glenalmond Chapel Choir for our annual Glenalmond Choral Day.
The Glenalmond College performance of Jesus Christ Superstar at the Perth Concert Hall was an outstanding occasion, delivering a show which went far beyond the expectations of the packed auditorium.
Tickets for our upcoming performance of Jesus Christ Superstar have been selling so rapidly that Perth Concert Hall have been required to open up a new seating area.
Glenalmond musicians have had magnificent success in the recent Perform in Perth Music Festival with an overall win and an impressive line-up of six out of the seven finalists. The Premier Prize was awarded to Alexander W (piano) by adjudicator Liz Childs for his superb performance of Beethoven’s Andante Favori.
“It’s lovely to see St John’s Kirk so busy on a Sunday afternoon,” extolled Howard Duthie, Director of Music at St John’s, as he welcomed crowds and detailed fire exits: “and an especially big welcome if you are here for the first time, please don’t let it be your last.”
On Sunday 5 March Glenalmond’s forthcoming spectacular musical production of Jesus Christ Superstar featured on Perthshire’s HeartlandFM. Read on to hear full interview....
Hosted by the school, Royal Marines Musicians, and pupils from the College Concert Band, entertained a packed theatre with a broad range of pieces.
The Glenalmond College performance of Jesus Christ Superstar at Perth Concert Hall on Friday 24 March is proving to be very popular, and seats are selling fast!
Rory McCleery and his choral ensemble, The Marian Consort are enjoying huge success this Christmas season.
Sunday night at Fowlis Wester Kirk is not normally a busy occasion. “What a buzz,” said one regular member of the congregation, “It’s just fantastic to see completely packed pews.”
Pupils performed in the Rotary Club Young Musician of the Year Competition at Gleneagles Hotel.
The senior musical is one of the highlights of the Glenalmond school year, and the first performances of Jesus Christ Superstar have confirmed that this year’s show is one of the most exciting and dramatic we have ever staged.
Our weekly Thursday lunchtime concerts provide an opportunity for our musicians to perform without the pressure of a large audience, and offer a few minutes of beautiful music in the middle of a busy day. This week we enjoyed a series of duets and trios, with music by Mozart, Boccherini, Schubert & Bach.
The Glenalmond Autumn Concert was a great success, with 85 pupils performing in various groups and ensembles.
Another wonderful Choral Day with prep schools joining the school Choir in Chapel for evening service after an action packed day.....
6 music scholars and Dr Ridley venture out on a Music Scholars Tour visiting prep-schools in Scotland and England.
Pipers have a busy start to the new term.....