Room 5


Room 5 are a young, up and coming traditional band from the Outer Hebrides who, in a short space of time, are beginning to make a name for themselves.

Room 5 rehearse for the Schools Prom. Photo: Richa

The band have been together for almost a year and love performing and making music. They met while studying on the renowned music course on the Isle of Benbecula in the Outer Hebrides and are enjoying their time with the band. Each member has experienced working with the best in the Celtic music industry and high hopes are held for the individual members and for the group as a whole.

The group will play a variety of Scottish pieces including Gaelic song and pipe music together with some more contemporary traditional material.

Director: Murray Willis

Age range of perfomers : 17-19

Performing:
The Volcanic Jig - Natalie MacMaster
Alone Time - Innes Watson
Caledonia - Tony Cuffe
Ruidhle mo Nighean Donn (Reel for the Brown Haired Maiden) - Trad   

Room 5 interview

Wednesday

Birmingham Schools Brass Band rehearsal Watch Birmingham Schools Brass Band


Birmingham Schools’ Brass Band was formed 23 years and now has 46 members aged 13-18. They spoke to Tim Lihoreau about what performing at the Schools Prom meant to them.

music for youth schools prom 2012 Watch Zodiac


Zodiac is a three-part vocal harmony group from 
Lewisham, London. They performed for Tim Lihoreau ahead of their Schools Prom performance.