Fairmont Girls' Choir

Fairmont Girls' Choir

 

Fairmont Girls’ Choir Performances - May 2017

Monday, 8 May 2017 Tygerberg Eisteddfod
  19h00
  Parow High School
  Tickets available at the door. Adults 60-00 and children R30-00.
   
Sunday, 21 May 2017 Stellenbosch Eisteddfod - CHOIR FESTIVAL
  Endler Hall, Stellenbosch
  Tickets available at the door: Adults R30-00, Pensioners R20-00 and Children R10-00
   
Tuesday, 23 May 2017 Three Schools Concert/Drieskole Konsert 
  19h00 -21h00
  Bellville High
  Tickets available at Fairmont payments office @ R30-00 per person.  NO TICKETS available at the door.
   
Thursday, 25 May 2017 ATKV APPLOUS STREEKFEES - Meer ervare Laerskole en Hoërskole
  Gene Louw Primary School
  16h00 – 19h30
  Tickets available at the door R50-00 per person.

 

 

Established  October 2010

Choral director: C de Coning


2016

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod

Cum Laude

2015

Tygerberg Eisteddfod Choir Festival

High School Choir: Honours 87%

High School Contemporary Choir: Honours 87%

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod

High School Girls’ Choir  Category: Sacred Cum Laude, 90%

High School Girls’ Choir Category: Own Choice Cum Laude, 90.1%

ATKV Applous GOLD at the Regionals in the Category -  Hoërskool Meisieskoor

2014           

Tygerberg Eisteddfod Choir Festival

High School Choir: High Honours 90%

High School Contemporary Choir: High Honour 91,7%

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod

High School Girls’ Choir: Cum Laude 91%

Category winner High School Girls’ Choir 2014 – Trophy Winner

ATKV Applous GOLD at the Regionals in the Category,   Minder Ervare  Hoërskool   Meisieskoor

2013

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod - Girls’ Choirs: Cum Laude.

Trophy Winner: Best performance of a work by a South African composer

Kaapse Afrikaanse Eisteddfod – Girls’ Choirs: Cum Laude.  Medal recipient - achieving 95%

Heidelberg Eisteddfod – Girls’ Choirs: Cum Laude

ATKV Applous, Regionals - Nie - Afrikaans Sprekend, Minder Ervare Meisiekoor - Gold

ATKV Applous, National Finals in Bloemfontein – Category Winner and overall 2nd place with Gold (86,25%). Winner – best performance of a prescribed work.

Recipient of the Fairmont Society and Cultural Shield

2012

Tygerberg Eisteddfod Choir Festival - Contemporary Chamber Choirs: Gold (82%)

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod – Girls’ Choirs: Gold Plus (85-89%)

ATKV Applous, Regionals - Nie - Afrikaans Sprekend, Minder Ervare Meisiekoor - Gold

ATKV Applous, National Finals in Stellenbosch, overall 3rd in “Nie- Afrikaans Sprekende Category” with Gold (85,3%)

Recipient of the Fairmont Society and Cultural Shield

2011

Tygerberg Eisteddfod - High School Girls’ Ensemble: Gold (89%)

2010

Tygerberg Eisteddfod Choir Festival - Contemporary High School Choirs: Gold (88,7%)

Stellenbosch Eisteddfod - Girls’ Choirs: Silver (79%)

 

 TERM 1        
 DATE   EVENT VENUE TIME
JANUARY        
13 Wednesday School opens    
19 & 20 Tues/Wed Rehearsals begin intro new choristers (Tuesday)  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

19 Tues Performance New Parent Meeting    

26

27

Tues

Wed

NO REHEARSAL I/H Rehearsal  

Wed 15h00

FEBRUARY        
2 Tuesday

Parent meeting

Upper MPC 18h30 -19h00
2 & 3 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

9 & 10 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

16 & 17 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

23 & 24 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

26 Feb Friday Performance Leap year Dinner    
MARCH        
1 & 2 Tues/ Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

4 – 6 Fri – Sun

Choir camp

Rawesonville  
8 & 9 Tues/ Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

15 &16 Tues/ Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

18 Friday Term Ends    
APRIL        
5 Tuesday School opens    

5

6

Tues

Wed

FINAL REHEARSAL

Rehearsal

 

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

8

Friday Performance: Music Evening School Hall  

9

10

Saturday

Sunday

Practice weekend

(compulsory)

School

Sa:09h00-18h00

Su:09h00-12h00

12&13

Tues/Wed

Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

19

20

Tues

Wed

Rehearsal time change

Rehearsal

 

17h00-19h00

15h00

21 Thursday Performance: Bellville Rotary Parow High School 19h00
26 Tuesday Rehearsal time change   17h00-19h00
MAY        

3

Tuesday GIRLS and MIXED CHOIR Studios/ Classrooms 16H30-18H30

4

Wednesday

GIRLS’ ONLY REHEARSAL

REHEARSAL TIME CHANGE

Studios/ Classrooms 15H00-17h00
10 Tuesday

GIRLS AND MIXED CHOIR

FINAL REHEARSAL

HALL 16H30-19H00
11 Wednesday

Girls’ choir only

FINAL REHEARSAL

TIME CHANGE

HALL 15H00- 17H00

13-15

(date to be confirmed) 

Friday/ Saturday/Sunday Performance: Stellenbosch  Choir Eisteddfod

Endler Hall,

Stellenbosch

TBA
17/ 18 Tues/ Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

24/ 25

Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

JUNE

 

  TWO REHEARSAL DURING EXAM – tba    
24 Friday Term ends    
TERM 3        
JULY        
18 Monday

School opens

   
19 Tuesday

Settlers Cultural  Contact

FINAL REHEARSAL

FAIRMONT 16H30
20 Wednesday

Performance:

Settlers Cultural Contact

FAIRMONT 18h00

26

27

Tuesday

Wednesday

FINAL REHEARSAL

3 SCHOOLS CHOIR AND ORCHESTRA

 

NO REHEARSAL

  ALL info to follow
28 Thursday

Performance:

THREE SCHOOLS

TYGERBURG HIGH SCHOOL TBA
AUGUST        

2 & 3

Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

10 Wed NO REHEARSAL (WW1 Prod)    

16

17

Tues

Wed

Rehearsal

NO REHEARSAL (gr 12 music)

 

Tues 16h30

23 Tuesday Performance- Society and Cultural Awards School Hall

18h00

24 Wed Rehearsal time change   15h00- 17h00
30 TUESDAY

FINAL REHEARSAL

GIRLS and MIXED CHOIR

  15H00 – 18H00
31 WEDNESDAY

FINAL REHEARSAL

All CHOIRS/ENSEMBLES

  15H00- 18H00
SEPTEMBER        
1 September THURSDAY FAIRMONT PRESTIGE CHOIR AND MUSIC EVENING HUGO LAMBRECHTS 17H00 -
6/7 Tue/Wed

NO REHEARSALS

 

   
13/14 Tues /Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

17

Saturday Fundraising Event    TBA
20/21 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

27/28 Tues/Wed Rehearsals  

Tues 16h30

Wed 15h00

30

Friday Term Ends    
TERM 4        
OCTOBER        
10   School opens    
10 Monday FINAL REHEARSAL ACADEMIC AWARDS HALL 16H30-18H30
11   Performance: Academic Awards School hall 17h30- 19h30
18 &19 Tue/ Wed

Rehearsals

(begin with 2017 program)

HALL

16h30 – 18h30

15h00-16h00

25 & 26 Tue/Wed

Rehearsals

(begin with 2017 program)

HALL

16h30-18h30

15h00- 16h00

NOVEMBER   2 CONCERT REHEARSALS TO BE SCHEDULED    
14-25   AUDITIONS STUDIO 4 14H00- 17H00
29&30 Tues /Wed

Rehearsals

  TBC
DECEMBER        
2 Tuesday YEAR END SOCIAL Lower MPC To be confirmed
5 Monday

FINAL REHEARSAL

Fmt Music  Evening

HALL 13h00-15h00
6 Tuesday Performance: Christmas Music Evening School hall 18h00 – 20h00
7 Wed

Term Ends

   

Additional Info

Chairperson Shayla dos Santos and Jade van der Merwe

Short Description: Established October 2010; Choral director: Mrs C de Coning Contact Person: Mrs C de Coning

Meeting Time: Tuesdays 16.00 – 18.30 and Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00. Additional performance dates