Christmas Carol Concert 2014

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Christmas Cheer Celebrated by Newquay Tretherras Christmas Carol Concert

The Newquay Tretherras Christmas Carol Concert celebrated the end of winter term 2014 and got everyone in the mood for the festive holidays.

The concert on Tuesday 16th of December involved students and staff in a musical production that impressed the whole audience with its incredible range of talent.

The evening opened with a candle light duet performance by Betsy Cross and Alice Landragin who sang the Christmas Carol ‘Once In Royal David’s City’. Performances played in front of a packed hall of parents, governors and members of the PTA who were VIP guests.

The concert, arranged by the NT Music department showcased a variety of musicality that included staff and student ensembles, poetry recitals, choirs and a sneak peek from the cast of the forth coming school production of “We Will Rock you”, who performed ‘Radio Ga Ga’ and We Will Rock You’.

Mr Grahaeme Jones, who compeered the evening, provided a relentless flow of Christmas Cracker jokes, that tickled everyone’s festive mood.

Newquay Strings performed a medley of Christmas classics, ‘Merry-Achi Christmas’, ‘Silver Bells’ and ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’.  The combined Staff and Sixth Form choir gave two popular performances of ‘Jingle Bell Rock’ and ‘All About That Bass”.

The Newly formed ukulele group, led by Jamie Toms performed ‘Riptide’ and ‘Wake Me Up’ much to the delight of the audience.

Vocal groups brought beautiful harmonies to the evening with crowd-pleasing performances from Vocal 7 and ACAPELLA. Both groups recently performed at the school concert at Truro Cathedral.

The Tretherras Jazz, took to the stage to add extra energy ant included incredible solo performances, that received load applause and got the audience tapping their feet.

Mrs Martin closed the concert by thanking all who attended and wished everyone a Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year.

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