Academic 

Samba Band

school-photos-2010-1685In early 2010 the Music Department took delivery of a full 20-piece Samba Band set. This has proven to be a very popular activity for St Mary’s children where they are able to play a variety of Brazilian percussion instruments.

Skills in rhythmic accuracy, musical imitation and group performance are inherent to playing in a Samba Band. The Samba Band is at its best when performing outside and has been heard at events such as the Summer Concert, Summer Fair, Prizegiving and even at the Border Union Show. St