The Music Department at Chepstow School is a thriving hub of activity.

As well as all the usual lessons for Key Stage 3, GCSE, A Level and BTEC Level 3, there are countless ensembles performing regularly throughout the year including Choir, Senior Singers, Barbershop, Folk Group, Steel Pans, Junior Orchestra, Show Band, Soul Band, Wind Band and various Chamber Groups.

Every year the Music Department takes an active role in a whole school show. Recent productions have been:-

  • Les Miserables (2007)
  • Sound of Music (2008)
  • Wizard of Oz (2009)
  • Scrooge (2010)                        
  • Fame (2011)
  • West Side Story (2013)
  • Phantom of the Opera (2014)

This year’s is We Will Rock You, performed over 3 nights in February.

The pupils from music regularly take part in events within the community as well as in school including concerts in Chepstow Castle and other Rotary Events.

For more information on the department see their blog: or follow them on facebook: or on twitter: @chepstowmusic.