Tag Archives: Music

  • More Fine Tuning from Ellis

    Talented musician, Ellis Thomas, Year 8, spent the last week of the school holidays rehearsing and performing with the North Wales Youth Orchestra. Ellis was selected to become a member after a competitive audition process for this prestigious orchestra, which draws together students aged 12-21 from across North Wales. After a week of intensive rehearsals […]

  • Oliver! Photobook

    Following the success of Oliver! in Venue Cymru last half term, all students and staff are able to order a photobook of the show, with key images and portraits of the cast as well as some of the more memorable lines. Order forms are available here and should be handed in to Student Services, along with […]

  • Talent Show!

    As part of the Student Leadership Team, some Senior Prefects are organising a talent show to fundraise for charity during the lunchtimes of 22nd and 23rd of April. The show will feature acts performed by students, as well as judges to choose who will receive a fantastic prize as the winner! If you are interested […]

  • YJB Students visit National Opera Studio

    Ysgol John Bright students had the privilege of visiting the National Opera Studio as part of the Performing and Expressive Arts Faculty annual trip to London. Having visited the National Gallery and attending a performance of ‘Mamma Mia!’ in the West End the previous day, YJB Students were given an insight into the professional world […]

  • Gwyl Cerdd Dant 2012

    On Saturday, November 10th Venue Cymru hosted ‘Gwyl Cerdd Dant 2012’. The festival draws competitors from all over Wales, including Ysgol John Bright’s own Cerdd Dant party competing at this national event for the first time. The students gave an excellent performance of ‘O Little Town of Bethlehem’ set for the competition by Mr Hywel […]

  • Musical 2013

    Ysgol John Bright are pleased to announce that next year’s school musical will be…Oliver! Watch this space for more information on how you can audition. Following the phenomenal success of their productions of “FAME – The Musical!” “High School Musical – On Stage!” and last year’s “Little Shop of Horrors,” Ysgol John Bright return to […]

  • GCSE Music Ensembles

    The Year 10 GCSE Music class have been busy recently putting together ensemble performances of contemporary songs. Each group performed a song of their own choosing and had to work out the various layers of sound and harmonies for themselves. Take a look at the videos below… Ysgol John Bright Students – Purple Haze (Jimi […]

  • WAG Offices Christmas Concert

    The ‘Bel Canto’ SATB choir received a warm welcome at the Welsh Assembly Government Offices in Llandudno Junction on Thursday lunchtime. The choir performed a selection of Christmassy items taken from Tuesday night’s YJB Carol Service at St. John’s Methodist Church in Llandudno. The choir were in fantastic voice and put on yet another professional […]