PMB school: pupil gets cultural bursary

2010-10-28 00:00

MATTHEW Gardiner, who has been singing in school choirs since grade two, is this year’s recipient of the Maritzburg College Cultural Bursary.

Matthew was choir captain at Merchiston and a principal singer for two years. Since coming to Maritzburg College in January 2010, he has successfully auditioned as a tenor for both the school choir and the chamber choir and performed at prizegiving, the Easter assembly, a fundraising concert for Josh Rencken, the Maritzburg College Springfest and the variety concert with the Pietermaritzburg Amateur Music Society’s Orchestra and Choir. He is also a talented, self-taught guitarist and is interested in debating and public speaking.

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