The Choir had a fabulous year in 2015/16:
Oct 2015. An outstanding visit to one of our sister schools from IES - SEK Levante Valencia- to sing for the opening of their Music Conservatoire. Students stayed with Spanish families and made strong friendships.
Nov 2015. An incredible production of 'Les Miserables'. The young cast were amazing and received a standing ovation by the whole audience on the first night. Everyone who saw this were absolutely blown away by the standard. The cast recorded a CD of songs from the production and other favourites.
Dec 2015. The choir were invited to sing for the Riverside Elim Carol Service at St George's Hall Bewdley
Jan 2016. A gifted and Talented visit to Cambridge where members of the choir sang for the Musical Director of the internationally acclaimed Trinity College Choir. The students dined in Trinity College, attended sung evensong and were able to talk to Cambridge students
Feb 2016. The Choir gave a concert at St Ambrose Church singing many songs from 'Les Miserables' in aid of 'Hope and Kindness Orphanage' Kenya.
April 2016. The Choir performed at 'Youth Makes Music' at Kidderminster Town Hall alongside the Junior Recorders and groups from other schools.
Oct 2016. The Choir did the 4 Countries Tour singing in Valkenburg, Aachen and De Effteling over a 5 day period. This was a fabulous trip and the all audiences were enthralled by the standard of the choir.
Oct 2016. The Choir were asked to perform as part of the 'Three Choirs Concert' in aid of Kemp Hospice. The final number was a massed choirs performance of songs from 'Le Miserables'.
Nov 2016. Our production was 'Joseph and his Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat'. This was a complete contrast to the 2015 production and was full of life and energy. A very colourful production.
Dec 2016. Some members of the Choir were asked to be a part of the candelight Carol Service at St George's Chruch. They performed 'O Holy Night' beautifully.
All these are in addition to the Choir's regular performances at services, Prizegiving and school events.
What next in 2017:
March 2017 - An HTS Showcase at Kidderminster Town Hall
April 2017 - Youth Makes Music at Kidderminster Town Hall