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Middle Fourth impress with concert in Big School

A varied programme presented by Middle Fourth Form musicians to an appreciative audience.

On Thursday 20 October members of the Middle Fourth Form performed in a slick, high-quality concert in Big School. The programme included a wide variety of musical genres, from Baroque sonatas to Edwardian art song and 21st century pop music.

Mr Paul Johnson-Hyde, Director of Music, commented afterwards that he was impressed by pupils’ maturity and courage in performing so confidently, and was grateful to various Middle Fourth pupils in the audience supporting their peers.

The programme for the concert was as follows:

Sonate no. III in D minor, first movement: Siciliana– de Fesch  

Mara Savastre (Cello)  

Smells Like Teen Spirit – Nirvana  

James Bedford (Electric Guitar)  

Writing’s on the Wall – Sam Smith  

Casper Maxwell Randeria (Voice)  

Sonata for Clarinet and Piano in F minor, third movement: Allegretto grazioso– Brahms  

Daisy Gillespie (Clarinet)  

Nobody Does It Better from ‘James Bond: The Spy Who Loved Me’– Hamlisch  

Harry Jones (Trumpet)  

On Green Dolphin Street– Kaper  

Matthew Jarrett (Saxophone)  

Nostalgia: petite mélodie – Kaper  

Reuben Smith (Classical Guitar)  

Seven Nation Army – The White Stripes  

Coco Veillard (Drums)  

Is she not passing fair– Elgar  

Lucas Jones (Voice)  

Sunstreams– Clarke  

Lara Sennaro (Flute)  

Concerto per Oboe e archi  – Albioni  

Lea Yuen Cheuk Ying (Oboe)  

(Sittin’ on) The Dock of the Bay – Redding  

Brandon McGuinness  (Voice)