Sir Simon Rattle’s comments that concert halls in London aren’t up to scratch has sparked up a bit of a debate. BBC Radio 4’s PM programme weighed in on it with an extremely scientific “acoustic-off” in their programme this afternoon. We were invited to take part and were very pleased to be selected by Salford University’s Professor of Acoustic Engineering, Trevor Cox, as the winner.
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Friday 28 November was an amazing day, the culmination of a year’s effort by children around the world in learning the new Friday Afternoons songs with performances in school halls, churches, and in one case the Norway Centre for Rock Music.
Here are some of the highlights of this year’s event:
Tom Service previewed the event in The Guardian calling it “a manifestly and undeniably Good Thing”
Queen’s College Preparatory School were [read more…]