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Thames Concerts Series

Shrewsbury House School is a principal sponsor of the Thames Concerts Series, bringing world-class musicians to Kingston and providing an opportunity for local youth orchestras and choirs to perform.

Aims

Thames Concerts is able to bring world-class musicians to Kingston, and also provide an opportunity for local youth orchestras and choirs to perform. They are only organisation in the Royal Borough of Kingston ensuring that professional, top-level performances (on a par with the Wigmore Hall) may be heard in the Borough at a reasonable price

Background

The partnership came about through our former Director of Music, who is Artistic Director for the series.

Resources

The School has madea financial contribution to support the Thames Concerts Series.

Impact

The benefits of to the wider community are far-reaching by providing members of the community, especially the less well off or those unable to travel into central London, the opportunity to hear top class performances on their door step.

Boys from Shrewsbury House will have the opportunity to attend rehearsals, workshops and masterclasses as part of the School's partnership with the charity.

Frequency

The collaboration with Thames Concerts is ongoing and runs right through to next year.