The boys in Year 4 thoroughly enjoyed their visit to the Wales Millennium Centre last week. The purpose of the trip was to see the Welsh National Opera performance of La Cenerentola – Rossini’s version of the classic tale of Cinderella. It was… Read more
Three sets of musically-minded brothers are among 20 Monmouth students who have passed an innovative examination with flying colours. Eight children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and 12 now at Monmouth School for Boys, shone in their extra-curricular Kodály musicianship… Read more
Outstanding singing and superb character acting made Monmouth School Boys’ Prep’s two-night musical production of Oliver! a spectacular success. The boys’ performances at the Blake Theatre were staggering and the character portrayals for those in lead roles were remarkable. The… Read more
A spectacular singing project involving children from five Monmouth schools has been declared an overwhelming success – and could become an annual fixture. Children from Overmonnow, Osbaston and Kymin View primary schools joined pupils from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep and… Read more
An exciting community singing project is bringing together primary-aged children for a special concert in Monmouth on Friday 23rd March. Around 150 children, aged between nine and 11 years old, will create a massed choir of voices at the Blake… Read more
Two Monmouth choirs joined together for the first time for a magical Choral Evensong at Brecon Cathedral. A choir of 75 children from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep Grange Choir and Monmouth School for Boys’ Chapel Choir shone in the medieval… Read more
Pupils from Monmouth School Boys’ Prep followed in the footsteps of some of the world’s biggest rock stars yesterday when they visited the iconic Rockfield Studios. The boys spent a memorable day at the famous venue on the outskirts of the town… Read more
A Monmouth choirboy has won a place in the Welsh National Opera’s production of Tosca. Dylan, who lives in Osbaston, sang a beautiful rendition of Afton Water for his audition in Cardiff. The Monmouth School Boys’ Prep pupil had been… Read more
Both Prep I classes have enjoyed visiting the woods on the Kymin this week in their art lessons. They spent time matching the colours that they could see using watercolours, completing close observational sketches of bluebells and sketching woodland landscapes.
Beautiful music filled St David’s Hall in Cardiff yesterday as over 400 children performed in a momentous concert to mark Haberdashers’ Monmouth School for Girls’ 125th anniversary. Pupils were joined on stage by Old Girls, current staff and professional musicians… Read more
As you are hopefully aware, 2017 marks HMSG’s 125th anniversary and we shall be honouring this milestone in the history of the Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools through a number of events throughout the year. To showcase the cultural life of the… Read more
A talented ensemble of boys shone during their innovative performance as part of a momentous concert in St John’s Smith Square, London. Singers at The Grange, who are taught using the progressive Kodály method, showcased the results of their hard… Read more
We were treated to strong performances in the poetry recitation final as a start to the Eisteddfod competition. A representative from each house competed in the year group competition with their own interpretation of their poem. The winners are as… Read more
Prep III entertained their parents with their musical talents during the excellent Form Concert on Tuesday. They sang the Irish song ‘Oro, My Little boat’ and a Korean song ‘Doraji. The strings and the wind ensemble played beautifully.
Grange boys followed in the footsteps of legendary musicians this week when they became the first school to visit Monmouth’s historic Rockfield Studios. Prep II spent most of Monday in the same studio where Queen recorded Bohemian Rhapsody – the third best-selling… Read more
The Choir dedicated their performance of the Korean song ‘Doraji’ in Thursday morning’s assembly to Benjamin in Prep I. Benjamin has moved to the UK from Korea and was very touched by hearing the song performed in his mother tongue.
A top children’s writer encouraged boys to let their imaginations run wild and pen poetry based on unique talismans during an inspirational masterclass. Poet and author Jean Atkin spent all of Tuesday running workshops at The Grange, Monmouth Preparatory School,… Read more