Please click on the photo below to be taken to the Flickr Album of photos from Day 4 of the Choir Tour to Barcelona. On Day 4 we performed in Calella with videos of the performances below. In September everyone who went on the tour will receive a composite print of memorable photos… Continue reading Memories of Tour – Day 4 – Calella
Please click on the photo below to be taken to the Flickr Album of photos from Day 1 of the Choir Tour to Barcelona. In September everyone who went on the tour will receive a composite print of memorable photos from the Tour.
We have arrived back at school safe and sound, if a little tired after another 27 hour plus journey. The tour has been out of this world. The bond between the students and with the staff has been exceptional. Everywhere we went, from performances to sight seeing, the conduct and enthusiasm of the group garnered… Continue reading Final post … for now.
We are on our way back from Dover now and we have all really enjoyed the trip. It got off to a slow start with the long 27 hour coach journey but as soon as that was over it was great. Going to the beach most evenings has to be one of the main highlights… Continue reading Final Guest Post: James T Yr 9
Despite the size of the city, the cathedral itself stood out dramatically. It seemed like a tremendously big place for a choir that suddenly seemed tremendously small. Despite this, as we entered the building in our summer gear, the staff were nothing but welcoming to us, despite language issues that required the sole Student fluent… Continue reading Guest Post 2: Patrick Yr 11
The choir accompanied evening Mass at Barcelona Cathedral, joining the congregation where 10 family members of the choir. The choir sung “For God so loved the World”, “If Ye Love Me”, “Ubi Caritas”, and “Locus Iste” They received a lovely welcome from the Priest celebrant and many wishes of gratitude of thanks and praise from… Continue reading Mass at Barcelona Cathedral
Today we visited La Rambas, in the high heat. We walked up and down the street in the heat looking at all the shops. We also crossed the river to the shopping centre where we enjoyed a bit of downtime. At MacDonalds, Joseph D, Year 8, had a slight misunderstanding with the ordering machine. He… Continue reading Guest Post 1: Malachy Yr 8