Girls in Years 3-6 held a festive celebration at St Andrew’s Church. As well as presenting together a concert performance of The Twelve Days of Christmas by Jane Sebba and Samantha Bakhurst, we were entertained by the senior orchestra, chamber choir and clarinet group. The performance ended with communal singing of Deck the Halls, led by the Wind Ensemble under the direction of Mr Lovell Meade.

Here is the programme:

 Senior orchestra:

Menuet from “Alcina”                                                    Handel

Air from “Peasant Cantata”                                          Bach

Rondo from “Abdelazer”                                               Purcell

Rudolph                                                                            Marks

Chamber Choir:

I remember                                                                          Sarah Quartel

Red Boots                                                                             Bob Chilcott

Clarinet Group:                                                                 

Carol selection

The Twelve Days of Christmas

by Jane Sebba and Samantha Bakhurst

Mr Partridge’s performing Troupe

Ho! Ho! Ho!

No Fear!

Packing our Bags

The Travelling Song

You might think

Worst/Best Christmas

Finale

Mr Partridge: Amelia

Father Christmas: Isabel

Mrs Christmas: Annabel

Mo Christmas: Olivia

Mr Grimgrump: Katy

Mrs Grimgrump: Azahara

Jo Grimgrump: Emma

Airport Announcer: Davita

Turtle doves 6S                    French Hens 6H                   Colley Birds 6O

Hoop Las 5H                        Ladies 5S                               Lords 5O

Maids 4O                              Drummers 4H                      Pipers 4S

Geese 3O                             Swans 3H

The retiring collection was made in aid of The Porch, Oxford’s local shelter for the homeless.