Well done to everyone who took part in this years Devon Performing Arts festival. Among the results were 7 merits and 2 commendations, 2 of which came first and second place in their classes!
Here are some of members recent achievements. We are sure there are many others and would love to hear of them!
Gabriela Feldpausch for passing grade 1 cello with merit.
Nadia Thomas for passing grade 2 theory with merit.
Well done to all the cellists who took part in the scale challenge and raised a further £130 for Young Minds bringing our total donated for the year to £310.
Here are just a few of our members achievements for the summer 2018. Please let me know of your achievements so they can be added!
Imogen Mirfin for doing well in your cello Prep Test and achieving some lovely positive comments on your certificate.
Ginevra Dobson for passing grade 1 piano and achieving a distinction for grade 2 violin
Lowena Tabor for passing grade 7 cello!
We also like to acknowledge achievements other than exams.
Well done to Robin Buckfield for making good use of you violin skills and bringing music to others by performing to a large audience at a young carers event over the summer.
1/4 size Stentor Student 1 violin for sale. Price open to offers.
Added January 2019
Please check regularly for updates
Term starts – Wednesday 12th September
Half term 2 weeks – no rehearsals Wednesday 24th and 31st October
Last session – Wednesday 28th November
Junior concert Wednesday 5th December at The Mint Methodist Church 4.50 The Mint Methodist Church (members need to be there by 4.30)
Senior concert Wednesday 5th December at The Mint Methodist Church 6.30 The Mint Methodist Church (members need to be there by 6.00)
Term starts – Wednesday 16th January
Half term – no rehearsal on Wednesday 20th February
Term finishes – Wednesday 27th March
Spring Junior Concert Wednesday 3rd April 4.50 The Mint Methodist Church(members need to be there by 4.30)
Spring Senior Concert Wednesday 3rd April 6.30 The Mint Methodist Church(members need to be there by 6.00)
Term starts Wednesday 1st May
Half term no rehearsal on Wednesday 29th May
Coffee Morning TBA
Summer Concert 10th July
A big congratulations to Zoe Cole who has been successful in gaining a place playing viola in the National Children’s Orchestra (NCO) Training Orchestra for under 9 year olds and South West Regional Orchestra for 2018. Really well done Zoe!!