The Big Sing - Withington

Partner: Withington Church of England Primary School, Withington, Cheltenham
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Music


Pupils from a number of local schools came together for a day of singing, culminating in a concert in the afternoon.


Aims of the project


The aim was to use our specialist Music staff to support a day of singing for local schools.


Background and goals


The idea was created by our Director of Music as part of a planned outreach programme.




We supplied all resources required including: specialist Music staff, other support staff, support from Sixth Form students, lunches for all involved, venues.




All pupils enjoyed the day and the concert demonstrated the progress they had made during the event.


Pupil involvement


The event was for pupils in year 5, including our own pupils. We also used the support of some of our Sixth Form Music students.


Frequency and duration


This was a single event, but further events are planned.