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Around one third of the students in school study a musical instrument and there are choirs, ensembles and orchestras performing in formal and informal concerts to suit a whole range of abilities and interests, including the Norman Trotman Competition for young instrumentalists from the Borough of Bromley, The National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain and the National Youth Choir.

The school caters for the entire range of abilities:

For beginners we offer:Music at stogs

  • Intermediate Wind band,
  • Intermediate String Orchestra

For our more advanced players we offer:

  • The Symphony Orchestra,
  • The Symphonic Wind Band,
  • The Chamber Orchestra

Information regarding our other School ensembles and numerous other co-curricular musical clubs, catering for all abilities and interests is available below, including:

  • Brass Band,
  • Guitar Ensemble,
  • Jazz Band,

School Ensembles


Chamber Choir 1

The school also has a strong choral tradition: Her Majesty The Queen's Chapel of the Savoy has recruited all the boy-treble choristers for its Choir from St. Olave's since about 1954. 

We also have our School and Chamber Choirs.

Wakeham Choristership Scheme