Founders’ Week: Review – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

Monday 22 August 2016: Wynberg Boys’ Schools took 175 years to attain their present magnificent status and standing – the show “From an Acorn to an Oaktree” took 175 days, from conception through gestation to full production!     And it has been an equally momentous journey! But what a triumph it is proving to be for […]

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Wynberg 175: A Musical Celebration – From an Acorn to an Oak Tree

  Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow: A Wynberg Boys’ Musical Collaboration like never before! Please join us for Wynberg’s premier Musical event of 2016: a unique orchestral and choral collaboration of the vocal and instrumental talents of our Wynberg pupils and Old Boys. Based on the book of the schools “Brothers in an Endless Chain” this concert will […]

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Wynberg 175: Vocal Boutique Concert

Thursday 19 May 2016: The fourth, and final,  Wynberg 175 Boutique Concert was held in the Clegg Hall where the current Wynberg vocalists were joined by talented past pupils. The concert surpassed all expectations, with some beautiful solos (by current Wynberg boys and Old Boys Marco Titus who is in his 4th year studying opera at […]

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WindWorx Fanfare at Wynberg

Saturday 21 May 2016: Wynberg Boys’ High School in its 175th year is honoured to host the 6th WindWorx Fanfare – a full day’s programme of wind ensemble performances by 10 bands, both informally at the John Baxter Outdoor Amphitheatre, and formally in the Clegg Hall, the Fanfare culminated in a massed band performance of […]

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Wynberg 175: Boutique Vocal Concert

A vocal celebration of the sound of Wynberg Music: Everybody is invited to the Vocal Boutique Concert which takes place in the Clegg Hall on Thursday 19 May 2016, starting at 19h00. The concert is free and seating is unreserved, except for a few special guests. Refreshments will be on sale at the tuck shop […]

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Wynberg Music: Cape Town Eisteddfod, Thursday 5 May 2016

Thursday 5 May 2016, Wynberg’s Clegg Hall – the first performances by our musicians in the annual Cape Town Eisteddfod. Wynberg Boys’ High School Head of Music, Mr. Brian Botha reports: Concert Band The WBHS and WGHS Combined Concert Band played extremely well to be awarded a diploma. The following pieces were played: Salvation is […]

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Wynberg 175 Steel Band Boutique Concert – Report & Photos

On 17 March in the Nussbaum Auditorium, the packed audience was treated to a feast of steel band numbers with a variety ranging from original compositions, South American sway and local klopse magic. Keenan Oliphant has built a thriving tribe of drummers from every grade, and on Wednesday evening, the progression was evident.  From the […]

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Introducing McNaughty: Wynberg 175’s Charity Teddy Bear

Introducing McNaughty, the Wynberg 175 ‘Care Bear’: a wonderful initiative to raise funds for our night school CWESI (Constantia Wynberg Education Sharing Initiative) while supporting entrepreneurial ladies in Westlake. The ladies manufacture the teddies in a church hall, using scraps from our Wynberg Tartan, each teddy is 100% unique in that each piece of tartan is cut differently […]

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Concert Band perform at the SS Mendi Memorial Service

Sunday 21 February 2016: with the annual Armed Forces Day Parade in Port Elizabeth coinciding with the seventh SS Mendi Memorial Service held in Cape Town, the Wynberg Boys’ High School Concert Band was extended the honour of performing at the service, held this year at the Castle of Good Hope. The World War One sinking […]

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