Bravo to all those who made last night’s Zimbabwe Academy of Music/Bulawayo Schools Music Project gala so successful.
Taking part in ‘Jonah Man Jazz’ and Terry Riley’s ‘In C’ were students from :-
Centenary Primary School, Coghlan Primary School, Dominican Convent Primary School, Girls’ College, Helemu Primary School, King George VI School, Losikeyi Primary School, Masiyephambili Junior School, McKeurtan Primary School, Mgoqo Primary School, Mtshede Primary School, Mzilikazi Primary School, Ntabeni Primary School, Petra Primary School, Sigombe Primary School, Sizane Secondary School and St.Thomas Aquinas Primary School.
They were joined by an orchestra of teachers and students at the Academy, along with pupils from Girls’ College, Petra Primary and Sizane Secondary School.
Congratulations to all those who worked with the participants, including Rose Green, Vusi Ndebele, Adri Botha, Ben Chiwakira, Jeanette Delport, Brian Hartman, Shirley Jerrard, Obadiah Mthombeni, Christiane Price,Ineke te Velde, Jill Wilde and teachers from the Participating Schools. A big vote of thanks as well to visiting teachers and course leaders Rebecca Baxter and Richard Sisson, and Michael Bullivant and Bruce MacDonald of ZAM.
The showcase gala is performed again this evening (Wed 4th Dec), with guests including British Ambassador HE Deborah Bronnert, and Jill Coates, director of British Council Zimbabwe.
The Bulawayo Schools Music Project is jointly funded by The British Council Zimbabwe and donors to BZAM – British Friends of the Zimbabwe Academy of Music.