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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Wynberg 175: Boutique Concert – Story & Photos

Wynberg 175 Launch Week: Boutique Concert, Wednesday 3 February 2016 Wednesday saw a thrilling collaborative musical effort take place between both the Wynberg Boy‚Äôs High and Junior Schools. First in a series of boutique music concerts scheduled for 2016, the evening, hosted by the welcoming Junior School campus, featured both old boys and current students […]

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