Music

Hong Kong International Competition 2024

Three of our Prep School flautists were finalists in the highly competitive Hong Kong International Flute Competition held in Hong Kong recently.  Ava (Year 6), Eliter (Year 6) and Elizabeth (Year 4), who are all dedicated members of the MCM Prep School Orchestra, Choir and Concert Band, were selected from hundreds of participants, to compete […]

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House Harmony 2024

As the Lent Term came to a close, senior pupils gathered to take part in House Harmony. The acapella singing performance is a chance for boarding houses and day houses to come together and sing for the Senior school. The competition is always highly competitive with every house determined to showcase their musical talent and […]

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Senior House Shout

On the last week of Lent Term, boarding pupils took part in the Senior House shout, a chance for the Senior boarding Houses to come together and perform a song together as a House. Held across the entire College, every phase of the school takes part.  This year was no different with Apollo, Gaia, Atlas […]

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Umbria Jazz Festival Success

We are delighted to hear that one of our pupils, Dora Centola in Remove, recently passed the audition for the Umbria Jazz Festival in Perugia, Italy and will perform alongside top Jazz musicians this summer.   Dora who is a boarder in Artemis, has been attending weekly singing lessons with Miss Vanessa Wong since Year […]

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Pops Presentation

In the bustling final week of the Lent Term, the Pops Choir, an assembly of diverse voices from our MCM community, met once more. With each passing week, their dedication to perfecting melodies, from iconic artists like The Beatles, ABBA, and even traditional Chinese tunes, has been unwavering. Yet, this week’s gathering wasn’t just another […]

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Music Masterclass 2024

Earlier this month, pupils in the Prep School were treated to a memorable Choral Masterclass led by Michelle Poh, a distinguished Jazz Vocalist and Pianist. The session provided a unique opportunity for pupils to delve into the intricacies of vocal performance under the guidance of a renowned musician. Michelle’s expertise and passion for music undoubtedly […]

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The MCM Pops Choir and Orchestra

The MCM Pops Choir and Orchestra both had a fantastic start to their musical journey with the first meetings taking place this week. The events were attended by a vibrant mix of staff, parents, and pupils. The evenings were not only a chance to share a love of music but also a way for the […]

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Prep Music Extravaganza 2023

The end of the Michaelmas term saw the Prep School singing us into Christmas with an extraordinary Music Extravaganza held on Thursday 14th December.    The afternoon started with our youngest pupils in the Pre-Prep School all performing in year groups. First on stage were Nursery and Reception who gave us an utterly adorable rendition […]

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Seasonal Festival of Music 2023

On Sunday, 10th December 2023, Marlborough College Malaysia hosted the first Seasonal Festival of Music, a new event introduced by the Master, Mr Simon Burbury. The event brought together musicians and singers from across the College who performed various Carols and Christmas songs throughout the evening in the magically transformed Senior Sports Hall.   The […]

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St Christopher’s Carol Service 2023

On Friday 1st December, the Prep Choir visited St. Christopher’s Church to perform some Christmas Carols. St Christopher’s Church is no stranger to MCM, belonging to one of the five charities we support throughout the year.    Friday was a special occasion with fifty pupils leaving the College to perform at the church, entertaining all […]

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