Congratulations to our 2 students who achieved Distinction in the Trinity Theory of Music exam session in May 2018.
Sarah Kleynhans (94% Grade 7) and Lené Stuart (91% Grade 4).
Congratulations to student Sarah Kleynhans (flute) who has been chosen for the South African National Youth Orchestra as 2nd Flute. She will perform with SANYO during the July school holiday in Bloemfontein. So proud of you Sarah!!
WCMA students achieved outstanding results in the Trinity Practical exams (May session 2018): 9 Distinctions and 10 Merits! Our 4 Top Achievers are Aiden Fransman (94% Grade 2 Saxophone); Annika Gericke (94% Grade 1 Clarinet); Schalk Meintjes (94% Grade 2 Piano) and his brother Corné Meintjes (92% Grade 1 Piano). Congratulations to all, as well as their Tutors, Ms Lize Brown and Ms Suné Müller.
The West Coast Youth Orchestra, won the prestigious Department of Arts and Culture Awards for Best Contribution to the performing arts in Music, on 3 March 2018. Congratulations Principal Carina Brown! This is an extraordinary achievement!
TRINITY THEORY RESULTS – NOVEMBER 2017
Our Top Achiever for the November 2017 Theory of Music Exam session is Bianca Lochner who achieved 91% (Distinction) for Grade 5 Theory! Five of our students also achieved Merit. Well done, everyone!
Congratulations to our Top 3 Achievers (Elite Musici) for 2017, awarded at the WCMA Prize-Giving on 29 November: Sarah Kleynhans, Owen Dalton, and Nelandi Boshoff.
Floating Trophies awarded at the WCMA Prize-Giving 2017:
Highest Achievement in Music as Subject 2017: Nelandi Boshoff (average of 88,3%)
Highest Theory Achievement Pre-Grade 1 – Grade 2: Penelope Cole (100% UNISA Pre-Gr. 1 Theory)
Highest Theory Achievement Grade 3 – 5: Sarah Kleynhans (98% Trinity Grade 5 Theory)
Highest Theory Achievement Grade 6 – 8: Joanné Coetsee (94% Trinity Grade 6 Theory)
Primary School Elementary Practical Achievement (Gr.1-3): Joel Janneker (95% Rockschool Gr.3 Piano)
Primary School Intermediate Practical Achievement (Gr.4-6): Gustav Hough (90% Rockschool Grade 4 Drums)
High School Elementary Practical Achievement (Gr.1-3): Aidan Daniels & Micaela van der Walt (both achieved 94% for Trinity Grade 1 Cello, and Grade 1 Piano)
High School Intermediate Practical Achievement (Gr.4 – 6): Sarah Kleynhans (88% Trinity Grade 6 Singing)
High School Advanced Practical Achievement (Gr.7-8): Owen Dalton (90% Trinity Grade 7 Clarinet)
Anker Floating Trophy for Confidence: D’mitri Linnerd
Edumusic Floating Trophy – Continuous Achievement: Sarah Kleynhans