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Almost A Cappella, Totally Great!

Apr 17, '18

Brentwood’s choral quintet, led by Music Director Phil Newns, Almost A Cappella, won the Adjudicators Choice Award (and $100) for the Victoria Choral Festival. The adjudicator enthused, "I wish 100s of people had heard and seen them perform. It was fantastic to witness this kind of independence and musicianship." Over the years, this ensemble has...

Vancouver Island Concert Band Festival

Apr 13, '18

On Wednesday April 11th, two of Brentwood’s music groups departed the school to participate in the first music festival of our spring season: the Vancouver Island Concert Band Festival, held at Ladysmith Secondary school. Music festivals offer ensembles and bands the opportunity to perform in front of a board of adjudicators, and then receive a...

Beginner Rock Band

Mar 26, '18

There are classes for music enthusiasts of all skill levels at Brentwood. The Beginners’ Rock Band class is excellent for less experienced musicians who want to learn to play as a band and about the history of music. The class is taught by Mr. Scott McGill, an outstanding guitarist and vocalist who has a vast knowledge of all instruments and the...

Behind the Curtains

Mar 10, '18

Audience members see the fruits of many hours of rehearsal, the emotion of a show’s characters, and the joy upon the faces of performers who give 120% of their energy and passion to collectively create a work of art. But what goes on behind the curtains of a Brentwood musical is so much more. Six months before opening night, the show is announced...

I'm Crazy for This Week's Musical!

Mar 08, '18

This year’s musical at Brentwood is unlike any other production the school has put on. Set in the 1930s, Crazy For You follows wealthy New Yorker Bobby Child (Caden K) on his quest to break away from the future his banking family has predetermined for him, and on his dreams to a careers in acting. After a failed audition at Zangler’s Follies, he...

Three Crazy in the Pit!

Mar 07, '18

This year’s highly anticipated musical at Brentwood is “Crazy For You”. Not only does Brentwood put on spectacular performances with amazing sets, talented performers, and professional musicians, but this year, three of our own talented student musicians will be playing in the pit alongside the hired professional musicians. Jeremy H, Rogers ‘19,...

Java Hut 2018

Feb 21, '18

Last Saturday night, Brentwood held its annual Java Hut talent show. This Brentwood tradition offers a supportive, friendly environment for one and all to display their talents of any kind to the audience. For the first time, the show was held in Crooks Hall, allowing a more spacious environment for performers and audience alike. The evening...

An Evening of A Capella

Feb 08, '18

As part of Spirit Week, the first ever Brentwood Interhouse a cappella competition was held at Crooks Hall from 8pm to 9pm on January 28th. Brentwood students and staff gathered on a Saturday night to perform and enjoy the music feast created by Brentwood students. Allard kicked off the show by performing “Africa” by Toto, followed with “Paul”...

Brentwood’s Got The Voice!

Feb 04, '18

One of the goals of the Arts Council this year is to further promote recognition of the arts throughout Brentwood, with the hopes of uncovering some hidden talents within the student body. The Arts Council has been working towards this goal since the beginning of the year, and one of the ideas which they put together was the creation of...

Strings in Comox

Dec 13, '17

It is a noteworthy achievement when any ensemble comes together to perform in a music festival. Even more remarkable is when a group performs after only playing together for just over two months, as the Brentwood strings ensemble did on Wednesday, November 22nd. This year, the string ensemble is comprised of an exciting 15 students, ranging from...

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