UP Youth Choir

Herman Swanepoel

Associate Conductor

Herman has been part of UPYC for 12 years, first as a singer and since 2009 as the Assistant Conductor.

UPYC has opened many avenues for him and given him the chance to develop his passion for music.
He currently conducts 4 of his own choirs of which 2 won gold at the World Choir games 2018.
His arrangements of African music, as sung by UPYC, have been sung in Canada and parts of the USA.

Herman has a passion for music education and character building and this is what has kept him as part of the UPYC family