June 2012 – Lakeside Trio 3rd Residency

Lakeside Trio 3rd Residency 1st-3rd June 2012 The outstanding Lakeside Trio of Prach Boondiskulchok (piano), Chihiro Ono (violin), and Vladimir Waltham (cello) undertook their third residency at the academy.  During their stay they performed at Victoria College to a full theatre of young instrumentalists from year 7 through to year 13.  During this concert they performed […]

May 2012 – Royal College of Music Junior Department

Royal College of Music Junior Department and Friends   Sunday 27th May 2012, 3pm-4pm Professor Katya Lebedeva from the Royal College of Music Junior Department visited the academy with two outstanding young pianists.  During the morning she gave tuition to six local young pianists, and in the afternoon all the young pianists gave a wonderful […]

May 2012 – JAM Strings Concert

  JAM Strings Concert Saturday 19th May 2012 A packed Vermont Hall enjoyed a wonderfully varied afternoon concert given by children studying string instruments at the academy.  The concert opened with the JAM Cello Ensemble, an ensemble combining junior and adult cellists, pictured here in the final rehearsals leading to the concert: This was followed […]

May 2012 – Liberation International Music Festival

  Liberation International Music Festival 2012 Wednesday 9th May – Sunday 13th May 2012 A breathtaking array of international musicians performed at stunning venues across the island for the fourth Liberation International Music Festival (visit www.liberationjersey.com to see the full programme of events that took place).  The festival is run by Music In Action in […]

March 2012 – Liberation International Music Festival Launch Event

  Liberation International Music Festival Launch Event Wednesday 28th March 2012 An evening of music was presented to preview the incredible programme of concerts and events planned for the 2012 Liberation International Music Festival.  At this launch event local young singer Evangeline Wavell gave a haunting rendition of Michael Head’s Ships of Arcady, and young […]

March 2012 – Spring Project Week: Multi-Piano Extravaganza!

Spring Project Week: Multi-Piano Extravaganza! March 11th-15th 2012 A packed Vermont Hall created an electric ambience for this varied concert of music for many pianos performed by over forty young pianists from the academy.  Four grand pianos graced the stage, and students of all different ages and levels performed alongside the academy’s teachers and guest […]

January 2012 – JCO After-School Concerts

  JCO After-School Concerts January 26th and 27th 2012Two wonderful ‘After-School Concerts’ took place linked with the Jersey Chamber Orchestra’s New Year Gala concert on Saturday 28th January.  As part of this event, two ensembles of visiting professionals from the UK gave concerts of music for wind and strings at the academy.  The Rygate Wind […]