School choir hits high note at Albert Hall gala

Roysia School choir performed at the Royal Albert Hall as part of the Hertfordshire Schools Gala. The musicians had been working hard since January learning songs and taking part in rehearsals at the Stevenage Arts Centre. They performed a specially- wri

Roysia School choir performed at the Royal Albert Hall as part of the Hertfordshire Schools' Gala.

The musicians had been working hard since January learning songs and taking part in rehearsals at the Stevenage Arts Centre.

They performed a specially- written work for massed choirs, and were accompanied by a symphony orchestra.

The school's music co-ordinator Chris Haines said: "It was a spectacular experience and an outstanding achievement for the singers to be performing at a concert hall with so much history.