Music & Drama News

Usher Hall Concert - CHOIR NOW FULL

The Choir for the Usher Hall Concert on 29 March is now full. We have been thrilled to receive so many enquiries from parents, staff, friends and former pupils and numbers are...Read More

Posted on 17 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

S6 Production: Dr Faustus

This year’s S6 play is Christopher Marlowe’s, Doctor Faustus, a tragic tale of hubris and deadly ambition that questions whether we truly have free will or whether we...Read More

Posted on 12 September 2016 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Pipe band perform to international audience at Scottish Parliament

Watson's Pipes & Drums have played to an international audience of ministers and heads of delegation at a summit held at the Scottish Parliament. The Edinburgh International...Read More

Posted on 08 September 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

World Champions 2016

Our Juvenile band and drum corps finished their season in high spirits as they won the World Championships on Saturday 13 August. With over 230 competing bands performing for...Read More

Posted on 15 August 2016 By Mr Iain Simpson

Watson's Drummers Are Champions of Europe

Our Novice (A) and Juvenile bands travelled north to compete at the European Pipe Band Championships at Grant Park in Forres on Saturday 25 June.  The Juvenile drummers...Read More

Posted on 29 June 2016 By Mr Stephen Gray

What an Experience for our Younger Pipers and Drummers

Our Pipes & Drums are just back from another thoroughly enjoyable and highly successful trip to Japan. 23 pupils and five staff departed from Edinburgh Airport on Sunday 24...Read More

Posted on 12 May 2016 By Mr Iain Simpson

Caritas Strings and Chamber Choir Slovenia Tour Highlights

Here are the highlights of our recent Chamber Choir and Caritas Strings orchestra tour of Slovenia. ...Read More

Posted on 20 April 2016 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Juvenile Pipes & Drums Treble!

It's been a fantastic start to the season, as the Juvenile band made it three wins from three at the indoor competitions; our own GWC invitational competition on 6 March, the...Read More

Posted on 16 March 2016 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Chamber Choir Christmas

On Tuesday 8 December members of the Chamber Choir braved the cold and wet to sing carols at Edinburgh’s Christmas Market.  Situated on the ‘pyramid’ between...Read More

Posted on 11 December 2015 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Tickets Available for The Wizard of Oz - 18–20 November 2015

Tickets are still available from Senior School Reception to come and see our S3 pupils Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Merry Old Land of Oz! Wednesday 18 – Friday 20...Read More

Posted on 02 November 2015 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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