Music Results – November 2017

RESULTS OF PRACTICAL EXAMINATIONS – NOVEMBER 2017 DISTINCTION CANNON, Tenille – (TCL, saxophone, Grade 4) CATTERMOLE, Lara – (TCL, singing, Grade 4) DAMON, Kim-Joy – (TCL, piano, Grade 7) DANIELS, Carla – (TCL, drumkit, Grade 3) DE-BEGER, Emma – (TCL, …

Music Notes 24 August 2017

Dear Music Parents I would like to dedicate this newsletter to the Music Matric Class of 2017 as the last two weeks have basically been all about the Matrics. There are only five candidates in the Department this year, but …

Music Notes 30 June 2017

Dear Music Parents Here we are at the end of what has been an incredibly busy term, but also a term with several highlights. When I think back to all the new projects we embarked on this term such as …

Music Notes 25 May 2017

Dear Music Parents So much has happened in the last two weeks that it is hard to know where to begin. However, here we go: On Thursday, 11 May the School Orchestra under the directorship of Mrs Herrendoerfer participated in …

Music Notes 11 May 2017

Dear Music Parents On Monday, 8 May we hosted the 8th annual Piano Festival. A number of schools were invited and participants included Rustenburg, Rondebosch, Herschel, Jan van Riebeeck, Stellenberg & Westerford. The works of composers such as Granados, Ravel, …

Music Notes 26 April 2017

Dear Music Parents I am delighted to report to you that our first ever Picnic Concert on Saturday was a great success. The feedback from staff, parents and pupils has been overwhelmingly positive. This will most definitely become an annual …

Music Notes 31 March 2017

Dear Music Parents It is almost unreal to think that this is the last newsletter for Term 1. Time really does fly, but when I look back on this term, I feel satisfied that the Music Department is a positive and happy …

Music Notes 17 March 2017

We are quickly reaching the end of term. If my memory serves me correctly, this is the first week since the commencement of this newsletter that there are no Music activities taking place. However, I would like to make special mention …

Music Notes 10 March 2017

  This Friday is a very important day on the Music calendar as it is the Band Slam at the V & A Waterfront Amphitheatre. Our Jazz Band will be playing at 18h00. Crowd participation is an important criteria that helps …

Sports News and Results 27 February 2017

Change of season plans: Team Swimming; Social Swimming and Learn-to-swim will end on Thursday 9 March. The PGSGU Gala is on Thursday 9 March @ Springfield. Tennis practices will end on Thursday 9 March. PGSGU Tennis takes place on Sat 11 …

Music Notes 17 February 2017

The Music department was involved in two events this week – the Grade 7 Open Day on Wednesday, 15 February, and the Music Workshop on Thursday, 16 February. The Open Day is a wonderful opportunity for the Music Department to …

Music Notes 10 February 2017

Dear Music Parents Another week has passed and, as usual, it has been a busy one. On Sunday, 5 February we had our first Choral and Band Collaboration Workshop at SACS. This was an extremely fruitful exercise as we managed …

Music Notes 3 February 2017

  Dear Music Parents Welcome to the first edition of our weekly newsletter – an initiative that aims to ensure better channels of communication between the Music Department and the music parent community. I would like to take this opportunity …