It's boring, it's too hot, there's nothing to do - Don't despair, check out the latest from the Southwark Music Service YouTube channel. Lot's of new videos from the end of term Saturday Centre concert and more to come!
Outfoxed! saw 700 Southwark children celebrating their neighbourhood and co-existence with the urban fox on a rollercoaster journey filled with hope and havoc.
Taking place as part of the Southbank Centre's summer long Festival of Neighbourhood, Southwark Splash's annual extravaganza was filled with glorious music, dance, theatre, poetry, film, animation and design.
Steered by the creative team of Karen Gillingham (director), Hannah Conway (musical director), Natasha Khamjani (choreographer) and Matt Deely (designer), Southwark Splash was presented by Excellence in Southwark in partnership with Southwark Music Service and Southbank Centre Learning and Participation, it was produced by Richard Mallett Arts Management.
See all the action from the show!
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Film maker Claudia Lee documents the work of the Southwark Music Service & Excellence in Southwark featuring The David Idowu Choir and the Southwark Youth Orchestra and the thoughts of the key players that make these vital organisations tick.
We're delighted to announce that the 'Southwark Schools Spring Sharing' will take place in the Clore Ballroom at the Southbank Centre on the afternoon of Wednesday 2nd of March.
Talented youngsters from primary and secondary schools across the borough will be performing in the round at the prestigious venue in a lineup featuring the very best from Southwark Music Services Schools programmes. Confirmed so far are performances from our Recorder, Samba, Vocal, Brass, Strings and Musical Futures. The event will be topped off with a performance from the Southwark Youth Orchestra with conductor Ben Gernon. More detail to follow. Get this in the diary!
As we move through our fourth year of delivering the Wider Opportunities model of instrumental teaching, Southwark Music Service are delighted by the positive response we have received from our children, teachers & parents
“I loved learning new songs and so did everyone else” Yr 4 pupil Crampton School
Our teams of Specialist Tutors are delivering projects in the following schools this term:
Recorder Programme String Programme
Albion Primary School Cobourg Primary School
Alfred Salter Primary School St Francesca Cabrini Primary School
Bellenden Primary School St James C of E Primary School
Crawford Primary School Peter Hills, St Mary's & St Paul's C of E Primary School
Charles Dickens Primary School
Ivydale Primary School
Oliver Goldsmith Primary School
Redriff Primary School Brass Programme
St Francesca Cabrini Primary School St James the Great RC Primary School
St Joseph's RC Primary School St James C of E Primary School
St Joseph's Catholic Junior School Hollydale Primary School
Townsend Primary School
Vocal Programme Key Stage 1 Programme
Bessemer Grange Primary School St James the Great RC Primary School
Michael Faraday School St James C of E Primary School
Snowsfields Primary School Hollydale Primary School
Surrey Square Junior School
“I think the recorder class was brilliant. It was my first time performing to the whole school, so fantastic” Yr 3 pupil St Joseph’s Junior School
However, the last word has to go to a Yr 5 pupil from Surrey Square Primary School
“The most important thing for me was having fun!”
Click Here for more info on our Wider Opportunities Programmes
Denise Barber, Head of Southwark Music Service
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