WESLEY INTER-SCHOOLS’ MUSIC FESTIVAL
The annual INTERSCHOOLS’ MUSIC FESTIVAL took place last weekend, 6 – 7th March 2015.
This is the Schools’ Cup Of Music and our boys performed superbly:
30 Entries: 22 Awards
Our 3 Choirs – the Libermann, Leman and Corless (Junior) – won the Marathon, Frank Hughes and Epworth Cups respectively, a unique treble. The College Orchestra gave an excellent performance in finishing 2nd of 8 to Wesley in the Kenevey Cup and our Chamber Orchestra finished 3rd of 11 in their Competition.
‘Ceoltoiri Carriage’ also finished in 3rd Place in the Trad. Competition.
Other notable achievements included:
Greg Crowley (6th Year): 1st Place in the Wind and Brass O16
Oisin McEnroe (T.Y.): 1st Place in the Strings O16
Gavin Jones (2nd Year): 1st Place in Classical Guitar U15
Cian Hasson (3rd Year): 1st Place Solo Singing Popular U16
Conor Williams (3rd Year): 2nd Place in Piano Solo U16
Tom Dwan (2nd Year): 2nd Place in Solo Singing Popular U16
‘Jumpers For Goalposts’: 2nd Place in Rock Band O15
(Ben Jordan, Elan Richardson, Hugo Harvey, Rory Patterson,
all 5th Year)
Stephen Ryan: (Solo Singing U16) and Gavin Coll (6th Year) were awarded 1st Class Honours.
We had many more who were Highly Commended.
A fantastic achievement – well done to all.
I thank our inspirational Music Team of Ms O’Kane, Ms O’Connor,
Mr MacDonald, Mr Cavanagh and Mr Grumley Traynor for their work with the boys. Brilliant!