music @ Glan Y mor
Here at Glan Y Mor we have a very lively music department! This website is designed to showcase the very best of Burry Port's leading comprehensive school's Music pupils.
Check out what the pupils have been doing in class, in instrumental lessons and in extra curricular clubs.
Here you can find out all the latest news from the Music department, what we're up to next and what's been happening recently.
young musician of the year 2018
On January 31st the year 11 GCSE music class took part in the Cefn Sidan Rotary club young musician of the year competition. All pupils performed extremely well and should be extremely proud of their achievements. Special congratulations go to Lewis Jarros Reynolds and Grace Philips for splitting the first prize. Da iawn pawb!
more pupils make the grade
Congratulations to Amber Treharne and Oliva Walters both year 10 in successfully passing recent violin ABRSM exams. Olivia passed her Grade 5 and Amber has passed her Grade 3. Both girls are representing Glan Y Mor in the County Senior orchestra which is an excellent achievement for them. Da iawn merched!
Our girls make the grade!
Before Christmas three year 9 girls were successful in sitting their ABRSM Flute Exams. Rebecca Lewis, Megan Meredith and Isabel Davies all passed their Grade 2 and Grade 3 exams respectively and we are extremely proud of their achievements. Our thanks go to Mr. Jackson who has worked hard with the girls over the last term to help them reach this endeavour. Da iawn Merched!
watch the videos below to help you rehearse for christmas
Here's a list of all the upcoming christmas events at Glan y mor school:
dec 5th: all day rehearsal for christmas concert
dec 6th: all day rehearsal for christmas concert
dec 6th 6.30pm christmas concert, st.mary's church
dec 8th: 6.30pm burry port community concert, memorial hall
dec 21st: lunch performance at coleg sir gar
remembrance service 2017
dates for your diary: please find below the dates that you'll need to know for the upcoming months in the music dept:
Friday 10th November: pwll fundraiser, diplomat hotel, 7pm. (small ensembles)
Tuesday 21st november, 6.30pm, memorial hall (choir)
Wednesday 6th december, christmas celebration, st mary's church, (all musicians)
Friday 8th december, burry port community concert, memorial hall, 6.30pm (choir)
wednesday 20th december, burry port juniors concert (small ensembles)
what a success! Well done to all who helped to raise over £1200 for tenovus cancer care! da iawn pawb!
important: school choir performing this friday 13th october. bethal chapel, pembrey at 7pm. tickets available from the school office. £3 adults £1 children, proceeds go to tenovus cancer charity.
SUMMER FESTIVAL IS BACK!
top 13 in wales!
the music department have just been awarded a silver awrd for the excellent gcse results in 2016. we are now one of the top 13 performing departments in wales!
Pupils receive therapy...musically
Pupils in year 7 have had the great opportunity to receive one to one music therapy sessions with Mr. J Lenander. Mr. Lenander is currently specialising in Music therapy in education and has thoroughly enjoyed working with the pupils of Glan-y-Mor and the pupils involved have developed their confidence greatly. We at Glan-y-Mor wish Mr. Lenander all the very best for his future in music education.
why choose music at ks4??
the art of the cover song
postmodern juke box style
rotary young musician competition 2017
congratulations to all who took part. well done to rachel and alan for being awarded 'joint winners!'
Remembrance service 11.11.16
mia lane performance.
prize evening: well done to all the performers
a very successful evening!
Diwrnod Shwmae day: october 14th 2016
da iawn pawb!
Prize evening 2016: consent
Well done to all that took part in the summer festival! A massive £500 was shared between the rnli and the school fund. diolch yn fawr!
glan-y-mor's summer festival is nearly here! please tell all your family and friends to come along and check it out!
VOCAL DAY AT COLEG SIR GAR! WHAT A HUGE SUCCESS! THANKS TO ALL WHO TOOK PART!
vocal day at the college. 27th April 2016! consent forms below
da iawn i chi gyd!
congratulations to jai thomas!
well done to jai, year 11 for winning the rotary club young musician competition
well done to all year 11 pupils for performing. a very enjoyable and productive evening. da iawn i chi gyd!
Calling all female singers!!
please have a look at the letter below, print off the attached consent form ready for collection at first rehearsal. speak to mr. wisby for more info if you are interested
thank you to everyone who made it so enjoyable!
check out the pictures below:
It's here! the event of the season!
see you there!
important letter to be returned by thurs 3rd dec!
junior and senior choirs performing at burry port carnival fri 27th nov in the memorial hall. Meet at the memorial gardens at 5.45pm. pupils will be free to go after the performance at approx 6.30pm. see you there!
What's on over the next few weeks!
Please read the letter below. This has been sent home with the pupils, but if it doesn't get to you...here it is!
Llanelli hub letters!
Please read the letter below and we look forward to seeing you there!