Herman Piek

Herman has been singing in UPYC since 2016. The end of 2018 he was given the opportunity to work as an Intern for UPYC in 2019. As a singer, he had the opportunity to travel abroad with the choir to Europe and Canada and made wonderful memories with the choir. Herman decided to apply for […]

Sophia Booysen

Being associated with the UPYC has opened my eyes to the potential of the youth in South Africa. These young singers often start out shy and leave as confident young adults that have learnt not only musical skills but also life skills. They find themselves in an environment where they can develop their unique talents […]

Herman Swanepoel

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 […]

Lhente-Mari Pitout

Lhente-Mari Pitout is a passionate musician and music educator in the rich traditions of the South African choral field. She works as a musician, conductor and adjudicator in both classical and contemporary genres. She regularly travels to Europe and North America to work as choral clinician or adjudicator at National and International Festivals. She has […]