On Sunday 8 June around a hundred former students and staff gathered at the School for our very first Alumni Reunion, many bringing their families with them. They were also joined by present staff and current and former governors, including Zamira Menuhin…
Race for Life
YMS students Natasha Petrovic, Sharon Wong, Lucia Polo Moreno, Rosie Bennet and Kingsley Lin, together with staff members Jessica Buchanan-Barrow and Dawn Larter-Evans, ran in the Race for Life in Richmond Old Deer Park on Sunday 15 June to raise money fo…
Final Alumni Concert
On Sunday 22 June the School celebrated the final concert in the 50th Anniversary Celebrity Alumni Series with Alina Ibragimova and Friends in The Menuhin Hall.
Alina, along with Benjamin Marquise Gilmore and Bartholomew LaFollette began the concert wi…
Kevin wins Segovia Competition
Many congratulations to YMS student Kevin Loh (16) who won first prize in the 14-16 age group of the 8th Andrés Segovia International Guitar Competition for Young Guitarists held in Velbert, Germany from 18 to 21 June 2014.
Well done, Kevin!
Music in the Crystal Grotto
YMS musicians performed this week in the beautiful setting of the 18th-century 'Crystal Grotto' of Painshill Park, the first time this very individual setting had been used as a musical concert-space.
The sunlight glittered on the waters of the lake ou…
YMS guitarists have just spent a day experiencing the outstanding and inspirational teaching of Paolo Pegoraro, professor of guitar at the Kunstuniversität Graz.
Paolo attended Thursday's opening concert of the YMS Summer Festival and then spent the wh…