Die jaarlikse Musiekfees is ‘n unieke ervaring waartydens meer as 1 000 seuns in die Sand du Plessis deel is van die kultuurskouspel.
Die fees het voorheen as die Grey Kollege Koorfees bekend gestaan en is die breinkind van voormalige skoolhoof Dr Michau Heyns. In 2005 is die naam verander na die Grey Kollege Musiekfees met die doel om die wye verskeidenheid van die seuns se musikale talente ten toon te stel. Die seuns kry ook die geleentheid om ‘n verhoog te deel met top sangers en musikanten soos Steve Hofmeyr, Laurika Rauch, Theuns Jordaan, Karen Zoid, Jennifer Jones, Charl du Plessis, Brandon October, Coenie de Villiers, Romanz, Jak de Priester, Elvis Blue, Connell Cruise, Katlego Maboe, Caroline Grace en vele meer
The annual music festival is a unique experience during which more than 1 000 boys participate in this cultural showcase in the Sand du Plessis theatre.
This festival was initiated by former headmaster, Dr Michau Heyns and was previously known as the Grey College Choir Festival. In 2005, the name changed to the Grey College Music Festival with the purpose of showcasing the wide variety of the Grey boys’ music talent. It also gives them the opportunity to share a stage with top artists such as Steve Hofmeyr, Laurika Rauch, Theuns Jordaan, Karen Zoid, Jennifer Jones, Charl du Plessis, Brandon October, Coenie de Villiers, Romanz, Jak de Priester, Elvis Blue, Connell Cruise, Katlego Maboe, Caroline Grace and plenty of others.
Nedbank Grey College Music Festival 2019
Excitement is in the air!
The guest artists for this year’s festival visited the school on Monday and introduced themselves to the boys.
The boys, artists and technical team moved into the theatre and rehearsals are underway.
It’s going to be a spectacular event, as always.
On Thursday evening, an outreach programme will allow various old age homes and beneficiaries to attend the full dress rehearsal.
The Friday and Saturday evening shows are already sold out.
Don’t miss out on this cultural highlight! Buy your tickets for the Saturday afternoon show at 12:00 at PACOFS today!
Front: (both from our main sponsor, Nedbank) and Tarryn Lamb (guest artist).
Back: Chris Chameleon (guest artist), Wilhelm Lichtenberg (old Grey and guest artist) and Hattingh Davel (head of culture, Grey College).