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November/December 2021 – Key Dates

23rd November 2021

Upcoming events   Key Dates 23.11.21

St. Anthony’s Schools’ Carol Service

19th November 2021

We are delighted to invite you to the St Anthony’s Schools’ Christmas Carol Service on Tuesday 14 December at Hampstead Anglican Parish Church. The service will begin at 6pm. Following the service everyone is welcome to join us for mulled wine and festive treats in the Junior House Invitation to St Anthony’s Schools’ Carol Service…

New Head announced for September 2020

22nd April 2020

We are pleased to announce that Mr Richard Berlie has accepted the position of Head of St. Anthony’s School for Boys from September 2020. Richard was a pupil at the Salesian College, Battersea before going up to Magdalene College, Cambridge to read History. He stayed on in Cambridge, after graduation, to study for a Postgraduate…

Piece of the Week 26th March 2020

26th March 2020

Good Friday 1727 in Leipzig was a particularly good Friday. When Bach had first arrived, four years earlier, he had no doubt wowed his employers – not to mention the congregation – with that year’s Easter offering, the St. John Passion. Bach was ushered to Leipzig on the promise of a very large salary indeed,…

Piece of the Week – 20th March

20th March 2020

This piece is the stuff of legends. Mozart himself, allegedly, once heard Allegri’s Miserere being performed in the Sistine Chapel. The precocious young composer apparently rushed home and wrote down the entire work from memory. The work itself is a sublime nine-voice setting of Psalm 51: Miserere mei, Deus, secundum magnam misericordiam tuam (‘Have mercy…

Paul’s Puzzles – 20th March 2020

20th March 2020

Either Can you explain how you instruct each of your fingers and finger muscles to type? (Just watch and let the weirdness hit you!) (If you are a parent reading this, you might enjoy this ‘In our Time’ on Free Will and Determinism) Or Why are astronauts so brave? Can you be born courageous and…