Posts Categorized: News

Canterbury choir excel at famous festival

Children of Canterbury’s Kent College Choristers produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductor Jackie Spencer the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod.

And although they didn’t come away with a win the children excelled in what was a very demanding competition competing against choirs from across Wales and England. (more…)

St Peter and St Paul choristers impress at famous festival

Children of Chesterfield’s St Peter and St Paul Chamber Choir produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductor Andrew Noble the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod. (more…)

Hereford choristers impress at famous festival

Children of Hereford Cathedral Junior School Choir produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductor Rachael Toolan the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod.

And although they didn’t come away with a win the children excelled in what was a very demanding competition competing against choirs from across Wales and England. (more…)

Canon’s Choir excel at famous festival

Children of Edgware’s North London Collegiate School Canon’s Choir produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductor Cassandra White the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod. (more…)

Sutton Coldfield choir impress at famous festival

Children of Sutton Coldfield’s Four Oaks Cluster Choir produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductors Richard Jefferies and Liz Birch, the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod. (more…)

Truro prep school choir impress at famous festival

Truro Prep School Choir children produced a stunning performance competing at a major international music festival.

Under the baton of conductor Angela Renshaw the choir took part in the Junior Children’s Choir competition at the Llangollen International Music Eisteddfod. (more…)

Anglesey choir carry off children’s title at International Eisteddfod

The Llangollen International Eisteddfod’s Junior Children’s Choir champions are from Anglesey.

Cor Ieuenctid Mon took the top prize after a tough competition involving eight choirs from across Wales and England.

The choir’s musical director and conductor Mari Lloyd Pritchard wept tears of joy as she collected the international trophy and a cheque for £500 from Enid Evans, 94, of Bristol, who donated the trophy and prize money in memory of her brother, H Wyn Davies MBE and his wife Muriel. (more…)

Festival strikes the right note for financial success

This year’s smash-hit Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod is well on course to break even financially.

Three near sell-out evening concerts sent ticket sales soaring significantly over last year and higher visitor attendances than in 2015 have added to the bright financial outlook. (more…)

Opera star Bryn Terfel joins the kids in Eisteddfod music workshop

Opera superstar Bryn Terfel harmonised with youngsters having fun with music at Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod.

Taking a break from rehearsals for the 70th Gala Classical Concert, Bryn paid a whistle-stop visit to the tent where the award-winning Pendine Park care organisation was hosting a morning of musical workshops as part of the festival’s Children’s Day activities.

(more…)