Schools Lunchtime Concerts

Join us each weekday during the Festival run in St John's Kirk for our inspiring Schools Lunchtime Concert Series. 
Although this year's Schools Lunchtime Concerts have been cancelled, you can enjoy these brilliant videos from Bertha Park High School students below. 
The talented S1 and S2 Pupils from Bertha Park High School joined forces with us to bring to our online audiences a programme of popular music, recorded in rehearsals for their spring concert, just before lockdown. You can enjoy the videos here.

'Falling - Harry Styles' cover performed by Livi in S2

'No Time to Die by Billie Eilish' performed by Rona in S1

 

'Hotel California by The Eagles' performed by Ben in S1

 

'Happy Day by Ian King' performed by Leo in S1

'Dancing on My Own by Robyn' performed by Jessica in S1

'Blue is the River', written especially for the Perform in Perth competition. 

An original composition, 'Captain Tom Moore's Centenary March' written and performed by Archie, S2

The Swinging Sioux (William Gillock), performed by Nala in S1

Ed Sheeran's Castle on the Hill - Performed by Ellie in S2

Lewis Capaldi's 'Grace'- Berth Park High School

Photography (Top) by Louis Flood

About our Schools Lunchtime Concert Series

Our Schools Lunchtime Concert series is one of the highlights of our annual Festival. Each weekday lunchtime at 12.30pm in St John's Kirk, we welcome the instructors and young musicians from Perth & Kinross schools for an inspiring concert series showcasing the talents of hundreds of young musicians.

The concerts cover a range of styles, including choirs, instrumental ensembles, soloists and the upbeat sounds of Perth & Kinross Big Band. The concert series offers the perfect opportunity to pop along and enjoy a short Festival concert on your lunch break. Due to perform this year were:  

Thursday 21st May - Perth Grammar School

Friday 22nd May - Craigclowan Preparatory School

Monday 25th May - Perth High School

Tuesday 26th May - St John's RC Academy

Wednesday 27th May - Bertha Park High School 

Thursday 28th May - Mixed Schools Concert

Friday 29th May - Perth Academy