Last week the Junior School Choir, Secondary School Choir and Senior Vocal ensembles competed at the Adelaide Choral Eisteddfods. The adjudicator was world renowned Choir master Carl Crossin OAM who provided the choir with fantastic feedback and awarded the following places:
- Junior School Choir received 3rd Place
- Secondary School Choir received 1st Place
- Senior Vocal Ensemble received 1st Place
This is now the 6th time that Senior Vocal has been awarded 1st place in this division, and due to winning the section they also received the Bank SA Choral Shield.
St John’s Grammar School was also awarded The Strathalbyn Eisteddfod Choral Prize for outstanding choral singing.
Choirs in Concert
On Saturday 2 June, the choirs performed in the Choirs in Concert featuring special guest artists, The University of Adelaide jazz choir, Adelaide Connection.
In the beautiful Blackwood Hills Baptist Church, all choirs and Year 12 vocal soloists were able to showcase their talent and entertain an enthusiastic audience. There was a record number of audience attendance, close to 450 people.
Thank you to all students, staff and parents for their involvement and continued support of the music program.