Amsterdam and the Hague
The penultimate week in November saw the senior orchestra (plus two of our younger violinists, Evie Calver and Coco Tomita) travel to Holland to perform in two concerts.
Akiko Ono & Friends
The Menuhin Hall was packed to bursting on 26 November for the second in our series of 50th Anniversary Celebrity Concerts given by some of our illustrious alumni.
YMS 6 Purcell 3
YMS romped home with a 6-3 victory over The Purcell School in a closely fought match on Sunday 8 December. Bright sunshine, and a dry pitch were perfect conditions for a decisive win.
YMS Book Launch
Former Headmaster Nicolas Chisholm returned on 6 December for the launch of his new history of the School. He set up stall in the foyer of The Menuhin Hall to sign copies for the many Friends, members of staff and pupils who turned up to see him again.
The Mandela Tree
YMS pupils marked the death of Nelson Mandela on 6 December with a short presentation in the morning meeting, followed by the stringing of various of the great man's thoughts and sayings on the mulberry tree in the courtyard, for pupils, staff and visitor…