On the evening of Saturday 24th November, the Music School of Millfield welcomed a huge crowd to the Johnson Hall for the first of the academic year’s Johnson Sessions. With acts performing immortal songs by: Billy Joel to The Eagles and even new and exciting material written by the students themselves; this event was sure … Continue reading Johnson Sessions – November 24th
On November 16th 2018, Millfield School welcomed a musician who can only be described as a master of his craft to perform in the glorious surroundings of the Johnson Hall. Harry the Piano, a true virtuoso and sublimely-relaxed improviser, treated our students to a crash-course workshop in improvisation before wowing a sold-out Johnson Hall audience with … Continue reading ICS: Harry the Piano
To mark the centenary of the end of the First World War, the evening of Friday November 9th saw Millfield School’s collaborative arts event Greater Love with offerings from across the entire school. Through the direction of Mrs Kirsty Barry, her BTEC Music class and many other students and members of staff, this commemoration through … Continue reading Greater Love – November 9th
The evening of October 18th saw the return of the Singing Children of Africa to our Johnson Hall, and what a life-affirming experience they provided us with. Performances from Millfield Prep Senior Choir, Camerata and the Singing Children of Africa inspired the audience with a delightful and awe-inspiring feast of vocal music. Beginning proceedings, The Singing Children of Africa … Continue reading Singing Children of Africa – October 18th
The evening of October 15th saw the annual Staff and Scholars’ Recital, and what a tremendous evening of music making it was. Musical collaboration between students and staff was at the heart of this stellar evening, with a packed Johnson Hall treated to an array of wonderful pieces performed to perfection. The concert began with a sublimely beautiful … Continue reading Staff & Scholars’ Recital – October 15th
Last night saw the first of Millfield School Music Department’s 2018/19 Open Musicians’ Platform events, and what an evening it proved to be. We heard from many performers performing music from Classical to Musical Theatre and, as with our first Foyer Live event, it was broadcast live to the world through Millfield Music’s YouTube Channel. If you missed out… … Continue reading Open Musicians Platform, October 1st
To begin Millfield Music School’s action-packed 2018/19 International Concert Series, we were delighted to host the award-winning Gould Piano Trio and composer/performer extraordinaire Mark Simpson After a superbly crafted and effortlessly presented pre-concert talk on Messiaen’s ‘Quartet for the End of Time’ by Dr Brooks, the concert proper began. The Gould Piano Trio treated the audience with … Continue reading ICS: Gould Piano Trio & Mark Simpson
A perfect ending to a wonderful year at the Music School.
Details of our rescheduled International Concert Series performance.
A packed and energetic concert that will live long in the memory!