Congratulations to Lola – winner of the Two Moors Festival!

Jo ConwayAchievements, Music

Shebbear pupil Lola wins Two Moors Festival

Huge congratulations to clarinettist Lola in Form 5 (Year 11) on being one of the four winners of the prestigious Two Moors Festival Young Musicians Competition 2020! The Two Moors Festival Competiton receives entries from the top musicians from schools across the South West so this is an amazing achievement!

Prep School Music Concert

Jo ConwayMusic, Prep School

The latest Informal Music Concert took place on the 13th February with a number of children stepping forward and performing. It proved to be another very enjoyable event, and our thanks to Mrs Parker, Mr Parker, Mrs Frith and Mrs Cornish, as well as all of our peripatetic music teachers, for their hard work supporting the children. Many of these … Read More

Michaelmas Term Concert

Jo ConwayMusic

The evening was as wonderful as one could have hoped for. The Orchestra opened with rousing, precise performances of the first movement from Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony and in stark contrast a memorable rendition of Queen’s  Bohemian Rhapsody. The Shebbear Singers performing for the first time delighting the audience with their enthusiastic singing.  The numerous ensembles enabled musicians of all ages to showcase their talents with a diverse repertoire. … Read More

A Word From the Head of the Prep School

Jo ConwayAcademic, Music, Prep School

Yesterday evening saw our first Informal Music Concert of the year take place in the Music Centre. Fifteen children, from Year 1 to Year 6 took part in what was a very enjoyable concert, with a lot of talent on show. Some of these children have already performed in front of several audiences, and for others it was their very … Read More