Ignatius Maphothoma

Specialization: Percussion

Started studying BA Music and Society, main focus on piano at NWU in 2018. Joined the NWU Symphony orchestra, NWU Windband as a percussionist, and NW Youth orchestra as the principal percussionist.

In 2019, participated in the South African National Youth Orchestra (SANYO) winter course held in Potchefstroom.

Started teaching local bands in Potchefstroom that took part in various competitions around the country.

Started accompanying (piano) choirs for SASCE competitions in 2019.

In 2016 traveled to Scotland, Glasgow performing and competing with the St Benedict’s college school pipe band.

Joined the NW Musikon in 2020 filling in the percussion post