About Us

A Little Bit of History

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The society was reformed in 1972 by Peter Dart, at which time it consisted only of the Choir and the Orchestra, then led by a young Simon Rattle. Recently the society has grown substantially with the formation of the Wind Band by Tom Sears in 2011 and the Jazz Band by a group of students in 2012. Our patron is Sir Nicholas Jackson. The Wind Band was recently renamed to the Concert Band in 2016.