A multitude of orchestras, choirs, ensembles and bands cater for pupils of all abilities and musical tastes at Magdalen College School. We hold regular concerts at The Sheldonian Theatre, Magdalen College Chapel, The Grove Auditorium and SJE Arts, as well as an Evening of Jazz & Blues and numerous formal and informal concerts at school.
Choral Society (all years)
Magdalen Sixth Choir (6th Form)
Close Harmony (5th/6th Form)
Madrigal Society (all years)
House singing large group & small groups (all years)
Symphony Orchestra (Grade 7+)
Concert Orchestra (Grade 3+)
Jazz Band (Grade 6+)
Jazz Club (Grade 3+)
Various pupil led groups for An Evening of Jazz & Blues
String Orchestra (Grade 7+)
String Squad (Grade 3+)
String Quartets / Quintets
Concert Wind (Grade 8+)
Flute Quintet / Quartet
Multiple aural clinics each week for pupils who need assistance in preparation for instrumental Music exams.
Weekly theory club for those who are taking Grade 5 Theory.
Many pupils also take part in ensembles and musical activities out of school including: