This is an initiative to encourage parents to attend concerts with their children. Whenever the school is offered or made aware of free or reduced priced tickets members of the Concert Club receive an email inviting them to come along. So far this academic year Gallions pupils and parents have attended the following concerts:
Sunday 4th September – Chineke Orchestra and Chineke Junior Orchestra It was particularly special to watch Sheku Kanneh-Mason as soloist in the Haydn cello concerto in C. Two ex-Gallions pupils were performing with the Chineke Juniors: Cleo Onyewumbu and Abigail Ogunjuyigbe.
Wednesday 26th October 1pm – Mozart Explored at St John’s Smith Square featuring Mozart Piano Concerto No. 13 in C.
Friday 28th October 3:30pm— Newham Philharmonic Orchestra at Lister Community School performing Beethoven Symphony No. 6
Tuesday 6th December 6:30pm – NewYVC Winter Warmer Concert (Newham Young Voice Collective) gave a festive concert at Stratford Circus.
A small number of children attended a lunch time recital at Clifford Chance on Tuesday 4th October. This concert was given by Elliot Gresty (clarinet) & Alison Rhind (piano) and the programme included: Brahms Sonata in F minor, Op.120 No.1; Wiener Peregi Verbunk and Messager Solo de Concourse.