Song Festivals

SongFest 2017 Wednesday

Another fantastic celebration of the power of singing together - the communities of Belmont, Earlsmead, Glebe, Grange, Kenmore Park Junior, Vaughan, Weald Rise, Welldon Park, West Lodge and Whitchurch together at the Kadwa Patidar. Over the two days of the Festival, over £640 was donated by generous families to the Red Cross Fire Relief Fund for families affected by the Grenfell Tower disaster. With thanks to Nicola Galbraith, our photographer.

SongFest 2017 Tuesday

A fantastic celebration of the power of singing together - the communities of Aylward, Cannon Lane, Elmgrove, Heathland, Norbury, Pinner Park, St. Anselm's, St. Bernadette's, St. John Fisher, St. John's C of E and Stanburn Primary Schools together at the Kadwa Patidar. Over the two days of the Festival, over £640 was donated by generous families to the Red Cross Fire Relief Fund for families affected by the Grenfell Tower disaster. With thanks to Nicola Galbraith, our photographer.

SongFest 2016 Tuesday

Guest photographer Nicola Galbraith captures the sheer joy of singing some challenging, moving and captivating songs directed by the wonderful Jo McNally and accompanied by Tim Smith on piano, Rick Hein on Bass Guitar, Jonathan Kirwan on Guitar, Geoff Boyd on Double Bass and Dave Longman on Drum Kit and Percussion.

SongFest 2015 Tuesday 16th June

From Dr Seuss to Handel, these amazing singers sang their hearts out, conducted brilliantly by the wonderful Jo McNally! Thanks to Waitrose for contributing generously to the funding for this event and to all the schools who took part… How about joining Harrow Children's Choir or Harrow Youth Choir to carry on performing and learning new songs?

SongFest 2015 Wednesday June 17th

The students of the schools on Day Two of SongFest were just as excellent as those on Day One - congratulations to them on some wonderful performances. Again, thank you to Waitrose for contributing so generously through the John Lewis Music Matters fund. Singers - you've all passed the audition - please come and join Children's Choir (under 10) or Youth Choir (10 and over) and keep up the good work!

Song Festival 2014

Held at the Kadwar Patidar Centre, June 2014

London Youth Choir Workshop 2013

In partnership with The National Youth Choirs of Great Britain (NYCGB), London Youth Choir (LYC) held workshops for Primary Choirs and Secondary Choirs in Harrow at the Elliott Hall, Harrow Arts Centre. Here are some photos of the day led by Rachel Staunton!

Schools Choir Showcase 2013

Directed by Tim Smith and Ann Sadan, Music Co-ordinators in Harrow Schools, in-school choirs worked towards performing different pieces at an evening concert at the Harrow Arts Centre.

Song Festival 2012

Song Festival 2011