Bristol Schools Summer Concert

The Bristol Schools Summer Concerts have been a mainstay of the summer music programme in Bristol for over 50 years, and Bristol Plays Music took over running the series in 2016.

This year’s event is a celebration of literature in music, with over 1500 children performing over three nights on stage at Colston Hall.  The programme ranges from well-known songs from literary musicals such as Matilda and Mary Poppins to newer works by contemporary composers and artists including Eric Whitacre and children’s laureate Julia Donaldson.

Supported by a five-piece band, a taiko drumming group, a choral speaking ensemble and including some unique surprises from our fantastic schools, the BSSC 2017 promises to be an unforgettable event.

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