classical music
classical music

Bird College Festival of Music 2019

Part of Classical Season 2018/19

Hear over 1,000 performers from the London Borough of Bexley showcase their talent in an evening of music from choirs, bands and orchestras.

The Bird College Music Service, as the lead organisation for the Bexley Music Education Hub, provides opportunities to a variety of ensembles around the borough.

The concert comprises three primary school groups: the Primary Massed Choir, the First Access Ensemble and the Primary Massed Orchestra. Also performing are the Bexley Secondary Schools Massed Choir, as well as Bird College ensembles, including the Bexley Choir, Intermediate Band, Concert Orchestra, and the flagship Bexley Youth Orchestra and Bexley Youth Band joining forces for the finale.

In addition, the Little Big Band performs a selection of jazz standards in the foyer during the interval. Come and hear for yourself the the wealth of musical talent in existence in Bexley.


Bexley Youth Orchestra
Bexley Youth Band
Bird College Little Big Band
Bird College Concert Orchestra
Bird College Intermediate Band
Bird College Elgar Wind Ensemble
Bird College Brass Tacks
Bird College First Strings
Bird College Intermediate Strings
Bird College Whirlwinds
Bird College First Access Ensemble
Bird College Primary Massed Orchestra
Bird College Primary Massed Choir
Bird College Secondary Massed Choir
Bexley Choir


Programme includes: -
Tchaikovsky: Russian Dance from The Nutcracker Suite
Michael Giacchino: Suite from The Incredibles

Dates & times

This event has passed.


Royal Festival Hall


Booking fee: £3.00 (Members £0.00)


25% off
Find out more about our Concessions policy

need to know

Related events
The Clore Ballroom Balcony, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall at 7.20pm – 7.40pm: interval performance from the Little Big Band, performing a selection of jazz standards. Admission free.