Edition 182 - Friday 18th November 2022

Co-Curricular Music

NSGHS Co-Curricular Music ensembles competed in the 2022 Sydney Eisteddfod over the course of 6 days. This year entered a record 8 ensembles into the eisteddfod to compete against the best music programs from across Sydney, the Central Coast and Canberra.

Congratulations to our students (and their conductors) from Camerata (Mar’yana Sywak), Chamber Orchestra (Edward McKnight), Symphony Orchestra (Steven Hillinger), Concert Band (Lemin Luu), Symphonic Winds (Edward McKnight), Wind Orchestra (Steven Hillinger), Jazz Ensemble (Louise Horwood), and Advanced Strings (Edward McKnight) for your wonderful performances.

A very special congratulations to the following ensembles for the following results:

- Concert Band: Highly Commended

- Symphonic Winds: Highly Commended

- Chamber Orchestra: Highly Commended

- Advanced Strings: Highly Commended

- Symphony Orchestra: 3rd place (which also means they receive a cash prize!!)

What a wonderful way for so many of our ensembles to represent the school, and to prepare for our upcoming Gala and Showcase Concerts! Please enjoy some photos taken from backstage and warming up at the eisteddfod.

Edward McKnight
Coordinator of Co-Curricular Music