Department News

Summer Concert

Our Summer Concert will take place in the assembly hall on Monday 19th June at 7.30pm. Tickets will be on sale nearer the time. We look forward to seeing you and hope you enjoy hearing our talented pupils.

S1 SKILL BASED MUSIC HOMEWORK


Congratulations to the following pupils who won the class prize for their Skill Based Research Homework: Click on the image to find out who...

 

 

Instrumentalist and Vocalist of the Year Citywide Competitions

Well done to Jazmine McKinlay (saxophone) and Heather Brand (voice) who represented Baldragon Academy in this year's citywide competitions.  Both pupils were a credit to themselves and to the school.  

Caird Hall Spring Concerts

A number of our pupils took part in the two Spring Concerts which were held in the Caird Hall.  Theses concerts involved Dundee Schools Orchestras and Bands which rehearse weekly in the Music Centre.  Well done to all involved!

Silver Leng Medal Winner

Congratulations to Carys Morgan (S1) who won our Silver Leng Medal Competition this year. All of our competitors sang two verses of a Scot's song unaccompanied and gave very confident performances. Well done to you all and a special well done to Carys who won the Baldragon Academy competition.

Guitar Workshop and Concert

Some of our pupils took part in a citywide guitar workshop and concert which was given by the Scottish guitar duo - "Winging' It" . The workshop enabled pupils to have fantastic tuition from the two professional guitarists as well as perform at the evening concert.

RSNO John Williams' Film Music Concert

Some of our pupils attended the RSNO's  concert on Sunday 26th February at the Caird Hall.  The programme consisted of soundtracks from films by John Williams which Steven Spielberg directed.  Music included theme tune from Jaws, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Saving Private Ryan, Star Wars and many more.

All of our pupils and staff thoroughly enjoyed an afternoon of the greatest cinematic adventures of the past five decades.

 

£300 raised for Maggie's Centre

Well done to our carol singers who entertained the Christmas shoppers at Tesco Kingsway on Thursday 22nd December.

A fantastic sum of £300 was raised for the Maggie's Centre in Dundee.  Thank you to all pupils involved.  A great amount for a great cause!

Christmas Concert

Many thanks to all of our pupils who took part in our Christmas Concert. You were all fantastic and a real credit to yourselves and to the school.

Click here to see some photos from the event.

Carol Singing at Balgowan Sheltered Housing Complex

Some of the junior members of our vocal ensemble entertained the residents of Balgowan Sheltered Housing Complex on Monday 19th December.

Christmas cheer was shared between young and old as we sang Christmas carols together.  Thank you to the pupils who brightened up the residents' day.