Pupil Achievements in Performing Arts

National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain – Under 13s

Congratulations to S1 pupils Anna Ghiro and Jamie King who both have got into the Under 13s orchestra on bassoon.


National Youth Choir of Great Britain

Congratulations to S1 pupil Elena Guevara Rose who has got into the NYCGB.  Elena is the first pupil from Williamwood to get into this choir.


NYOS success

The National Youth Orchestras of Scotland is an organisation which provides a variety of orchestras, jazz bands and training ensembles for students aged from 8 to 25 years old.   We are delighted that a large number of Williamwood pupils again have received places in a wide variety of these ensembles for 2016.    The pupils involved are:

NYOS Symphony Orchestra:

Campbell Lang S4 – Bassoon

Andrew MacLeod S6 – Trombone

Ethan Skuodas S6 – Percussion and timpani

Senior Orchestra:

Alice Beglan-Grant S5 – Bassoon

Sophie Boyd S4 – Violin

Chloe Ghiro S3 – Violin

Chris Vettraino S4 – Oboe

Junior Orchestra:

Ben Drake S2 – Bassoon

Josef Heidinger S2 – Bassoon

Jamie King S1 – Bassoon

Finlay Overend S3 – Trombone

Aalia Shah S2 – Violin