Wynberg on Tour: July 2017

1 – 31 July 2017: An action-packed month throughout the school holidays and into the first week back at school. Cultural and sporting tours, from the school trip on the White Rhino Trail and an Economics Tour of Europe, our Vocal Ensemble performing at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown, to school pride sporting competition at […]

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WBHS Pipe Band Heads to SA Pipe Band Championships

On Friday the 28th July, the Wynberg Boys’ High School Pipe Band heads north to Johannesburg to compete at the South African Pipe Band Championships. Since the band’s inception in October 2014, we have been working hard, first to play “Men of Wynberg” at the 175th Anniversary and now, almost 2 seasons later, to represent […]

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Wynberg Pipe Band at the Knysna Celtic Festival 2017

On the weekend of the 17th and 18th February 2017, the WBHS Pipe Band travelled to Knysna to partake in the Knysna Celtic Festival. The day began with a morning street parade where the N2 was closed for 2 hours while the street parade of the massed pipes and drums took place. The Wynberg Boys […]

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Concert in the Quad 2016

Concert in the Quad: Thursday 20, Friday 21 & Saturday 22 October 2016 Started only a few years ago, this has now become a very popular event in the calendar for all age groups. The concerts will take place in the Jowell Quad, from Thursday 20 October to\ Saturday 22 October. Boys have been practicing for […]

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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: Jazz Band Boutique Concert, Report & Photos

Thursday 14 April 2016: The  Jazz Boutique Concert was all at once an intimate affair and a brazen showcase of Wynberg Music’s finest with some welcome friends. Blake Hellaby’s programme took the enthusiastic audience on a journey through standards, heady improvisations and exacting technical brilliance. Old Boys who are deep into their specialised studies stood tall […]

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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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