News and Current Events
Hold the date! MiSST 2016 Annual Concert at Goldsmiths, June 27th 2016.
All eight MiSST schools will be performing at our annual concert in June, hosted by Goldsmiths, University of London, in their Great Hall. This promises to be a fantastic event, which will be preceded by a photographic exhibition by Leonora Saunders who is putting together a collection of portraits of MiSST students. Please save the date in your diaries!
Lister Community School students perform for the Queen!
Music students at Lister Community School had a very special guest to perform for at the end of February, as Her Majesty The Queen visited the school. A great experience for all students and staff!
MiSST Students meet HRH The Prince of Wales
MiSST students Deronne White and Savannah Storey accompanied CEO Truda White as guests at HRH Prince Charles’ admittance to the Brewers Livery Company. HRH was very interested to hear from the students’ about how musical tuition has transformed their lives. The Brewers Livery Company kindly supports MiSST’s work at Islington Schools.
National Youth Orchestra returns to Highbury Grove and Lister Community School
Our thank to our friends at the National Youth Orchestra whose Inspire team returned to Lister Community School and Highbury Grove School on January 5th and January 6th 2016. Hundreds of pupils worked in peer-led workshops with musicians from the NYO, whilst Snow Patrol guitarist Johnny McDaid visited Highbury Grove to hear the school’s students join forces with the orchestra to perform Photograph, the 2015 single he co-wrote with Ed Sheeran