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Black History Month Concert

The Epsom College community came together to enjoy a concert to celebrate Black History Month and raise money for the charity Stop Hate UK

The variety concert, which is led by the pupils, is always very popular and featured dance acts, acapella groups, bands and soloists. The evening was curated by the African, Caribbean, Asians and Allies Society (ACAAS) to celebrate music, dance and spoken word from artists and musicians of colour.

The performances during the concert included:

Medley on Stevie Wonder

Samara Sarpong (Drums), Mr Lee (Bass), Jayen Navamani (Keys), Katie Evans (Vocals)       

Stay – Rihanna

Olivia Gioffredo (Vocals and Keys)

Dancing in the Street – Marvin Gaye, William Stevenson, Ivy Jo Hunter

Millie Milne (Vocals) Mr Wickham (Keys)

Hallelujah – as performed by Alexandra Burke

Holly Hewins (Vocals)

I Been ‘Buked – Alvin Ailey 

Chris Lusala (Dance)

How Will I Know – Whitney Houston

Katie Evans (Vocals), Curtis Day (Guitar), Arthur Tatham (Drums), Ruby Wu (Bass), Jayen Navamani (Keys)

I Was Your Man – Bruno Mars

Esme Jordan (Vocals)

It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) – Duke Ellington

Barbershop Chorus

Spirit – Beyonce

Beatrice Digance (Vocals)

Give Me One Reason – Tracy Chapman

Tessa Vafai, Freddie Carty, Curtis Day, Dan Sindall, Mr Wickham

Iskaba – Wande Coal, DJ Tunez

Raquel Williams (Dance)

All Of Me – John Legend

Ananya Kailasam (Keys) Irnya Chistyakova, Céline Winmill (Vocals)

Sophia Palmer, Alice Griffiths, Xander Handley, Chris Lusala (Dancers)

Superstition – Stevie Wonder

Ellie Vetch (Vocals)

I Have Nothing – Whitney Houston

Ananya Kailasam (Vocals) Mr Wickham (Keys)

Fly Away – Lenny Kravitz

Curtis Day (Guitar), Ruby Wu (Bass), Jayen Navamani (Keys)

Clown – Emeli Sande

Alana Hinge (Vocals)

DNA – Kendrick Lamar

Celestine Hung, Karis Lai, Angel Chan (Dance)

Respect – Aretha Franklin

Staff Band – Rhiannon Johnson, Jim Stephen, Paul Gillespie, Mark Bishop, Andy Bustard, Matt Jackson, Jonny Tidmarsh