A huge congratulations and well done to Mrs McNamara and the boys and girls of 4th, 5th and 6th class who came third in the nationwide Walton’s Music for Schools Competition this month. Our performers did so well, delighted the audience and made their school and parents very proud! Well done! And special thanks to Mrs McNamara who has put so much effort into coaching our musicians to reach award winning standards.
For the second year in a row, Knockanean NS has qualified for the final of the annual Waltons Music For Schools Competition. The final will will take place in the National Concert Hall in Dublin on Monday April 8th. Our entry is entitled “Gladiator Fantasia” and is performed by pupils from 4th, 5th and 6th class, members of our music club. In all, 69 singers and musicians will take part. Thank you to Brian Moore for recording our piece – we hope you like it.