Barton Peveril’s Choral Christmas Concert

Choral Concert

Choral Concert

Barton Peveril students performed in a Choral Concert at Romsey Abbey on Tuesday 4th December. The students were conducted by Alexander L’Estrange and performed his award-winning composition Wassail! Carols of Comfort and Joy in front of a large audience.

The College students performed alongside Wyvern Community Choir and local school pupils from The Mountbatten School, Wyvern College and Crestwood Community School.

Award-winning Composer

Award-winning Composer and Conductor Alexander L’Estrange.

Speaking before the concert, the Composer and Conductor Alexander L’Estrange said:

“I’m really excited about working with students from Barton Peveril Sixth Form College for this performance of “Wassail!”. I love sharing the joy of music and singing, and it will also be a privilege to perform in the stunning Romsey Abbey.”

First year student Maddie Penfold, formerly of The Mountbatten School, said:

“Everyone really enjoyed the workshops with Alexander and getting to perform his music alongside the other choirs and the band.”

Barton Peveril Teacher of Music Gary Williams said:

“We are delighted that Alexander L’Estrange was able to join us for our performance of Wassail. It provided an invaluable opportunity for our students to work with an award-winning composer.”