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Extra-curricular 

Opportunities to Sing

 
Collegium Cantorum
An auditioned choir singing a range of liturgical music. The choir sings at all liturgies throughout the year, performs at many concerts and undertakes an annual European tour in the Summer Term (Krakow 2016, Rome 2017, Tuscany 2018, Valencia 2019).
Trebles rehearse at 7.55am on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Mu2
Altos rehearse at 7.55am on Wednesdays in Mu2
Tenors and Basses rehearse on Wednesday and Friday lunchtimes at 12.55 in Mu2 
Full choir practice is every Tuesday at 3.15 in Mu2 and every Friday at 7.55am in the Chapel
Speak to Mr Thomas for more information.
 
Junior Choir
A non-auditioned choir singing a variety of gospel and popular songs which sings at concerts and various school events. Rehearsals take place in Mu2 every Tuesday at 12:50. Please speak to Mr Thomas for more information

Practice rooms
These are available after school. GCSE or A Level music students can use them at break and lunch-times - other boys are able to use the rooms at the discretion of Mr Thomas. 
 

Opportunities to Play an Instrument

St Cecilia Ensemble
This is held after school on Wednesdays from 4-5pm for all boys who are beyond Grade 5 on an orchestral instrument. This is in collaboration with the Ursuline High School.  Speak to Mr Reynolds or Mr Thomas for further information.
 
Wimbledon College Orchestra
This is held on Wednesdays after school for all boys who are are orchestral musicians. Speak to Mr Reynolds or Mr Thomas for further information. 
 
Jazz Band
Speak to Mr Thomas for more information.
 
Guitar Club
An opportunity for boys to develop their guitar playing with Mr Slemp. Wednesday lunch times at 12.50

School of Rock
A weekly opportunity where you can form bands and rehearse for gigs and the soon-to-be-introduced 'Battle of the Bands' competition.
Please see the notice board in the Music Department or speak to Mr Thomas.  There is a limit of 4 bands per week although smaller acoustic ensembles can also use the rooms to practise. 

Orchestra project (for Figures only)
Orchestra project runs on Tuesday and Wednesday mornings and applications have now closed. We still have spaces for boys who wish to learn the Double Bass and Violin.

Further Academic Opportunities

Music Theory

Music Theory club is run by Mr Reynolds on Monday lunchtimes at 12.50 in Mu1.

 

Extra Curricular Timetable

Day

Before School

7.55-8.23

Break Time

Lunch

12.50-13.20

After School

15.20-17.00

Monday

 

 

Music Theory

 

Tuesday

CC– Trebles

 

 

School of Rock

 

Full CC Rehearsal

 

Wednesday

CC– Altos

 

Guitar Ensemble

Choir –Tenors and Basses

 

School Orchestra 

Thursday

CC –Trebles 

 

Junior Choir

Production Rehearsal

Friday

Full CC Rehearsal

 

CC –Tenors and Basses

Liturgy Group

Production Rehearsal