The Music Programme at WPNY has built a strong reputation, with children across the school playing a diverse range of instruments. The sheer joy and love of learning music is felt by all students.
From August 2021, we are delighted to announce that Ms Yolanda Wyns will join the school team as our new Director of Music.
Yolanda Wyns is an innovative music educator and veteran performer. Ms. Wyns served Harlem School of the Arts, NYC for 9 years under several titles including Director of Music, Chair of Music and Voice Faculty, rebuilding the Music Department to be one of excellence in training and performances. She made her Broadway debut in The Color Purple, as one of the church ladies and the lead role of Sofia. She later joined its First National Tour. Ms. Wyns is a renowned performer on the New York and international music scene, with decades of performance experience including Classical, Pop, R&B, and Gospel genres. In addition to her acting roles, recording projects and performances, she works with artists to develop their vocal and performance skills through vocal coaching. Ms. Wyns has been recognised by various media including among the top 30 Influencers on Musical America.com.