Gareth Malone and Catherine de Sybel present Bright Star: songs to get the whole school singing

10:15 - 11:00

An exciting practical workshop by two of the UK's leading musicians to explore group singing in schools. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Understand the case for, and potential of, secular singing assemblies
  • See how contemporary songs can be used to address difficult issues facing students in a way which is relevant to them
  • Adopt a range of solutions for common problems when introducing and rehearsing new material with school singing groups to help learn the tune and navigate tricky parts
  • Know what to do when pupils won't sing
  • Know what to do when pupils find the pitch too high or low


Suitable for all Key Stages.

Catherine de Sybel, Composer and Pianist, Hal Leonard Europe

Gareth Malone, Singer and Composer , Hal Leonard Europe