Steel Band Evening: Report & Photos

Keenan Oliphant has been teaching steel bands at the school for six years. He also arranges much of the music and in his spontaneous style, conducts the bands with a balance of fun and technical savvy.  The sound created by his students is easy on the ears and sophisticated, and there were many toes tapping to the infectious rhythms […]

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On October 27th, 2014, posted in: Archive, Culture, Galleries, Music, News, Recent Highlights, Steel Band by

Summer Music Memories: Sunset Concert 2014

A glorious summer’s evening at the John Baxter Amphitheatre as the audience settled down to be entertained by the musical talents of Wynberg Boys’ High & Junior and Wynberg Girls’ High School bands. A full programme of performances by the Steel & Big Bands was rounded off by the combined sounds of the Wynberg Campus Concert Band under […]

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Steel Band Evening, Friday 24 October 2014

Join us for an evening of thrilling Steel Pan music showcasing the talents of all five Steel Bands at Wynberg. The evening marks the final performance of the award winning 2014 Senior Steel Band and the first public performance of the Grade 8 band. The evening offers audiences an opportunity to see where the boys […]

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On October 22nd, 2014, posted in: Alumni, Archive, Culture, Music, News, Steel Band, Students by

Campus Concert: Clegg Hall, 24 June 2014

Experience the Sound of Wynberg Music when the four Wynberg Schools come together in the Clegg Hall for another sell-out Campus Concert on Tuesday 24 June 2014.  Performances by the Cape Town Eisteddfod diploma-winning Big Bands, Concert & Steel Bands are set to ‘wow’ the audience from 19h00. Tickets (no charge) for this event are almost over […]

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On June 23rd, 2014, posted in: Archive, Choir, Concert Band, Culture, Jazz Band, Music, News, Steel Band by

A Night of Wynberg Music, Saturday 14 June 2014

Jazz Band Concert on Saturday the 14 June There is an exciting new Cultural event on the calendar! Come and enjoy an evening of Jazz music at the Alf Morris Music Centre on Saturday night, during the long week-end. The talented Wynberg Boys’ and Girls’ High Jazz Bands will be performing and in addition the well-known Delft […]

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On June 9th, 2014, posted in: Archive, Culture, Jazz Band, Music, News, Steel Band by

Photos: Cape Town Eisteddfod in the Clegg Hall, 10 May 2014

Wynberg’s Concert, Jazz and three Steel Bands performed on Saturday 10 May 2014 in the Clegg Hall as part of the Cape Town Eisteddfod. A wonderful evening of music where the efforts of our musicians and the dedication of Wynberg’s Music Department were rewarded with diplomas. Wynberg congratulates you all! Click for  more  about Wynberg’s […]

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Wynberg at the Cape Town Steel Band Festival

The 2014 Cape Town Steel Band Festival took place on Thursday 24 April at the Baxter Theatre in Rondebosch. The Senior and Intermediate Steel Bands performed, demonstrating to an appreciative audience, what the two steel bands from WBHS are capable of. Under the direction of Keenan Oliphant, each band performed their respective programmes with the […]

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On April 25th, 2014, posted in: Archive, Culture, Music, News, Steel Band by

Music at the Manor: Sunday 16 February 2014

Our Big Band, Steel and Concert Bands and guest vocalists will entertain you into the evening in a musical celebration of summer. R60 per person, refreshments will be served, bring your sunhats and cooler boxes. Tickets: sbing@wbhs.org.za or phone the School on 021 7979 4247

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On February 14th, 2014, posted in: Choir, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Music, News, Steel Band by

Steel Band Concert

The ever-popular Steel Bands – directed by Mr Keenan Oliphant – are holding a concert featuring all three bands on 24 October in the Nussbaum Auditorium. This will be the final performance by our highly accomplished Senior Band. Please note that because seating is limited, booking is essential. Contact Ms Lindsay on slindsay@wbhs.org.za to reserve […]

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