Tap to unmute

Hillcrest College - Marimba Challenge Cup Winner

  • Published on Mar 10, 2017 verรถffentlicht
  • Vocal & Instrumental Eisteddfod 2017
    Marimba Challenge Cup winner
    Hillcrest College
  • MusicMusic

Comments • 926

  • Munya Majoma
    Munya Majoma 2 months ago +28

    Im just wondering where this guys are today with all their talent.This a gem and they deserved to be promoted like a world tour or performing at some prestigious world's festivals

  • gristc
    gristc 7 months ago +83

    Always a joy to watch performers who are genuinely enjoying themselves.

  • Lorraine De Beer
    Lorraine De Beer 4 months ago +16

    Its a whole vibe. Mamma Africa's heart blossomed as they played. Tears, every damn time. So proud!

  • Tyrell Chibvongodze
    Tyrell Chibvongodze 7 months ago +36

    This is one of the instruments I wish I had played in my younger years. The adrenalin rush is just madness even from just listening to it. Awesome performance boys, enjoyed your energy too much!

  • Peter McGarry
    Peter McGarry 7 months ago +15

    Just shows the joy and talent of Zimbabwe! A precious jewel of Africa

  • Thishan Weerapura
    Thishan Weerapura Month ago +6

    I have been watching this video for many years and each and every time I watch it always feel like I am watching it for the first time. Such a talented bunch of kids!! Love from Sri Lanka!

  • claudette king
    claudette king 4 months ago +10

    O my,pure energy! I thoroughly enjoyed this, sitting on my couch;I couldn't stay still,I salute ๐Ÿ™ you,young men,keep reaching for the stars.

  • Naru
    Naru 10 months ago +33

    Duuuude how do they dance and play so quickly, I'm still a beginner in marimba band but damnn that is cool

    • mnmmmmmmm
      mnmmmmmmm 6 months ago +1

      then putting it all together slowly then speeding everything up

    • mnmmmmmmm
      mnmmmmmmm 6 months ago +1

      if you master playing slow you can play as fast as you want. itโ€™s all about learning what their playing by muscle memory. then learning the dance.

  • Nigel Mauchaza
    Nigel Mauchaza Year ago +29

    This is marimba taken to another level...๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿค Mad admiration...๐Ÿ’ฏ

  • Glen Burua
    Glen Burua Month ago +1

    This is the best Marimba performance I have ever watched.

  • Kyle O'Hara
    Kyle O'Hara 7 months ago +26

    Iโ€™d pay money and watch this live.

  • Tapiwa Kuzoraunye
    Tapiwa Kuzoraunye 5 months ago +13

    5years later im still emotionally intrigued by the sombre intro

    • Lewis Karuru
      Lewis Karuru 4 months ago

      It gets better n better as the yrs go

  • Cheryl N Sanders
    Cheryl N Sanders 7 months ago +10

    Thank you for giving such joy to the world. Please never think that modern music has no place for this music. Make A Place!๐Ÿ’œ๐ŸŽถ๐Ÿ’š

  • Canal VTC Corona
    Canal VTC Corona 2 months ago +2

    Desde Colombia, escuchando esta hermosa sinfonรญa, me siento africano!

  • Captain Kahlari
    Captain Kahlari 11 days ago

    Who is still here those kids nailed it ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ Perfecto

  • jedidiah pavlik
    jedidiah pavlik Month ago +1

    These dude are killing it

  • Zeebo Greish
    Zeebo Greish 7 months ago +3

    The ex had a marimba, never played it when I was around, always wondered what it sounded like. And now I know... WOW! This team rocked those music tables, I am totally enthralled. Well done all of you and thanks for the post.

  • mazdiggle
    mazdiggle 7 months ago +2

    That was tremendous...the killed it! They got all kinds of sounds and rhythms out of those instruments...and the showmanship was great to to bring full character to the performance.

  • K G
    K G 7 months ago +4

    so much energy from these boys ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

  • F B
    F B 7 months ago +5

    This made my day, I am deeply impressed and at the same time full of happiness after watching this!

  • zrebrutibreniti
    zrebrutibreniti 6 months ago +1

    this deserves a world tour!! incredible! kudos from Portugal! all the best

  • Izleah
    Izleah 7 months ago +2

    Absolutely incredible! Great work.

  • Mufaro Mutarisi
    Mufaro Mutarisi 2 months ago

    Amazing performance

  • Wendy Mbude
    Wendy Mbude 4 months ago +1

    Energy, energy!!! I love the fact that you enjoy what you are playing

  • U Tubby
    U Tubby 7 months ago +3

    Randomly came across this from Reddit. That was so well done, crazy positive. Respect from Ireland ^^/

  • Kaelo Sentle
    Kaelo Sentle 4 months ago

    This is pure talent

    BIG BLUBURRY 7 months ago +8

    its so cool how these instruments where like, traditional african instrument, meaning that like way back in like idk 1250, they were able to vibe with this stuff, so cool

  • Annabelle Beckwith
    Annabelle Beckwith 7 months ago +1

    Amazing!!! Absolutely astonishing - such talent!!!

  • David Kinzer
    David Kinzer 5 months ago +2

    Goodness gracious, that is amazing. Now I'm off to teach my students how to play "Hot Cross Buns" on the xylophone...

  • Deborah Williams
    Deborah Williams 6 months ago

    Great group and so live ๐Ÿคด๐Ÿพ๐Ÿคด๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿฝ๐ŸŒนโค๏ธ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ

  • theogari
    theogari 7 months ago +5

    This song is an absolute B A N G E R

  • Sandra Smith
    Sandra Smith 3 months ago

    WHOOP WHOOP!!๐Ÿ‘Œ LOVE IT!!๐Ÿ‘โค๏ธ

  • nhb
    nhb 6 months ago +1

    The energy is contagious.

  • Tanaka Bere
    Tanaka Bere 2 months ago

    Miss my young days Marimba was fun that dude playing the barrington is really good

  • Ellen-Nqobizitha Nyava
    Ellen-Nqobizitha Nyava 2 months ago

    Wowwwww. I have no words๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

  • Franklinjda
    Franklinjda 4 months ago +2

    I can't believe how fast the soprano players are

  • Mike Stout
    Mike Stout 10 months ago +4

    Anyone know what song these awesome guys are playing?

    • Tari C
      Tari C 9 months ago +4

      they start off with Another day in Paradise and the middle seems like original melody and the major part is Mukwasha Imboko.

    • Prince Mutarika
      Prince Mutarika 10 months ago +2

      Its called mukwasha imboko a zimbabwe his song when it was released

  • joost00555
    joost00555 7 months ago

    What a performance!

  • Barbara Taylor
    Barbara Taylor 4 months ago +1


  • Romuald Zom
    Romuald Zom 3 months ago

    Wahou superbe ๐Ÿฅฐ

  • Think Baroque
    Think Baroque 17 days ago


  • Jaskur
    Jaskur 6 months ago

    Get these guys to AGT and watch them win!

  • P3tru5hkA-Ch0rd
    P3tru5hkA-Ch0rd 5 years ago +1033

    The guy on the far left makes me so happy.

  • MassDefibrillator
    MassDefibrillator 7 months ago

    Amazing performance.

    POWER.FROM_CHAINSAWMAN 6 months ago +1

    i watched this in my fourth grand music class... great learning.

  • Anesu Rwizi
    Anesu Rwizi 24 days ago

    So happy to be a hillcrest student

  • Ashy Kngs
    Ashy Kngs 9 months ago +2

    So proud to be Crestonian... My schoollโฃ๏ธ

  • Captpickles
    Captpickles 7 months ago +2

    Really well done. How are they not sweating though lol

  • Lovely Tembani
    Lovely Tembani 6 years ago +1486

    Thats my son there!
    ...Simkae ....well done boy boy

  • Pro-d music desiignerjunkbodo

    i just applauded my hands over here so good no cap

  • Shasha Manyati
    Shasha Manyati 9 months ago +1

    So happy to have been enrolled at Hillcrest

  • Jรฉ Charles
    Jรฉ Charles 4 months ago

    This reminds me of pan in the Caribbean..... I love it

  • Rohann vd Merwe
    Rohann vd Merwe 7 months ago

    You go boys :)

  • VideoNozoki
    VideoNozoki 7 months ago


  • Hunter Bauer
    Hunter Bauer 4 years ago +318

    I just want to be as happy as the guy on the left

    • Admina
      Admina Year ago


    • George Ndebele
      George Ndebele Year ago

      @Stanley Aloo sssรŸaaรกzaลนZZZSSรŸ

    • Stanley Aloo
      Stanley Aloo Year ago +7

      Try playing marimba๐Ÿ˜…it worked for the guy in the left๐Ÿ˜‚

    • yoidkldk
      yoidkldk 2 years ago +8

      Find that thing that puts the same fire in your veins

  • anesu hakata
    anesu hakata 6 months ago +1

    i need to go to one of these competitions/performances the next time i come to mutare!

    • Tari C
      Tari C 6 months ago

      These are held in Harare at Prince Edward High

  • Nuflex
    Nuflex 6 months ago

    ๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜Šafter seeing HLC byo host a marimba band i had to look for marimba music and i love what am seeing ryt now

  • L C
    L C 2 months ago

    music and dance for the joy of it!!

  • Khumbulani sakhile
    Khumbulani sakhile 7 months ago

    Perfect !๐Ÿ˜Ž

  • soul Ministers
    soul Ministers 3 months ago +1


  • Ayabonga Maduna
    Ayabonga Maduna 2 years ago +65

    SA people let's gather here and Love Zim๐Ÿ˜

  • Stef Spijkermans
    Stef Spijkermans 4 years ago +267

    One of the happiest things on Clip-Share... ive seen this so many times and it still makes me feel good every damn time.

  • DeepsEmo
    DeepsEmo Year ago +59

    World without African music is nothing. Respect African music the pride of the world.

    • Erick Ikuwa
      Erick Ikuwa Year ago +2

      Pure awesomeness.
      Applauds from Kenya.

  • ernest chikuvire
    ernest chikuvire 4 days ago

    Fefoming artists

  • Munirah
    Munirah Year ago +35

    Damn now this is what we call Africa where everything is natural ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ

  • Belinda Murungweni
    Belinda Murungweni 13 days ago


  • โ‚^. .^โ‚Ž the Spawn of Chaos, was here

    *This video can cure depression.*

  • Samkelisumusa Makombe
    Samkelisumusa Makombe 2 years ago +5

    I played marimba grade 2-7. Watching these boys just made me miss it so so so very much.

    • bubblegummers84
      bubblegummers84 Year ago +2

      You should start playing again. You played it for so long, I bet the memory is still there, like riding a bike!!! ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿพ

    • Samkelisumusa Makombe
      Samkelisumusa Makombe 2 years ago +1

      @Kudzai Chitsa I'm a sis ๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…๐Ÿ˜…

    • Kudzai Chitsa
      Kudzai Chitsa 2 years ago +2

      Same here bro

  • Gratitude
    Gratitude Year ago +3

    I wonder why people put dislikes for such a beautiful piece of work

  • pantagana
    pantagana 4 months ago +1

    Bassist is so happy

  • Ru55i4
    Ru55i4 2 years ago +12

    I demand a clear studio version on Apple Music. That would be great. ๐Ÿคญ๐Ÿ˜ And maybe some sort of tropical House remix and boom, summer song 2020 is born.

  • Douglas Thornton
    Douglas Thornton 6 months ago


  • 1helluvawomen๐ŸŒน
    1helluvawomen๐ŸŒน 2 years ago +96

    The one in the back on the left, is on a whole other level๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ๐Ÿคฃ

    • OsKaRR
      OsKaRR 2 years ago +4

      He's got energy for dayyyyys!

  • Richard Banda
    Richard Banda Year ago +1

    woooooooooooooooooooooow Poyamba ndimangoti Nanga izi? The boys are extremely talented

    • Tari C
      Tari C 9 months ago

      Chishona would go: "Pekutanga ndangoti zvii izvi?

  • Fredericka Beauchard
    Fredericka Beauchard Year ago +15

    WOWโ—๏ธYou gentlemen have made my day! If your performance is an indication of what Zimbabwe is like, filled with energy and joyfulness, I hope Iโ€™m born there in my next life. Thank you๐Ÿ™๐Ÿ•Š

    • Clotildah
      Clotildah Year ago +1

      Ohh yes thankyou im proudly Zimbabwe ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ we a naturally happy people

  • Simjoe Most
    Simjoe Most 2 months ago

    I salute ๐Ÿ‘

    MOLIFI NEO Year ago +1

    I cried watching this... Proud to be an African ๐Ÿ˜ข๐Ÿ˜‡

  • Furaha Ali
    Furaha Ali 4 months ago +1

    Bro,you know how to enjoy๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜€๐Ÿ˜…

  • Frau M. UDNMIIN
    Frau M. UDNMIIN Year ago +10

    Who are still here in 2021? I keep watching this. I can't get tired of it.

  • Zakk Coetzee
    Zakk Coetzee 5 years ago +84

    To the guy on the left: skill deserves applause, but style deserves respect. Sleezy AF !!

  • Freedom Mukutulu
    Freedom Mukutulu 2 years ago +17

    No wonder why I am proud to be๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ๐Ÿ‡ฟ๐Ÿ‡ผ

  • Cheryl Beer
    Cheryl Beer 2 months ago


  • Stanley Dziwotizeyi
    Stanley Dziwotizeyi Year ago +1

    1.1 million views..great job guys..some musicians who call themselves great dont even reach such views

  • Jam Dev
    Jam Dev 7 months ago +2

    The rival school in the red hats trying not to bop to it :D

  • Muzi Ngwenya
    Muzi Ngwenya 2 years ago +5

    Yeses Zimbabweans niyayiyenza into yenu

  • Stephanie
    Stephanie 2 years ago +59

    I love this, but "Happy Feet" guy is my favorite!!!! He has some serious joy in his soul!!! ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’™

  • Ver-se Abudar
    Ver-se Abudar 2 years ago +37

    My days, Clip-Share algorithms you've done it again!

  • Jules Moyaert
    Jules Moyaert 5 days ago


  • Petula Harvey
    Petula Harvey 2 years ago +1

    โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ and the music is remarkable and the dancing ,๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿฅฐ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜!!!
    Dammit I canโ€™t stop watching it ,it is tooooooooooo good to listen โค๏ธ

  • Alex Guzman
    Alex Guzman 7 months ago


  • Micha Mash
    Micha Mash 5 years ago +79


    • Hzy
      Hzy Year ago +2

      YES โœŒ

  • Helianthus annuus
    Helianthus annuus Year ago +5

    Madre mรญa..... รngeles tocando mรบsica preciosa, los ame ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ๐Ÿ‡ฒ๐Ÿ‡ฝ

  • Juan David
    Juan David Year ago +1

    The guy at the back is amazing ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ™Œ

  • Samuel del Canto
    Samuel del Canto 10 months ago


  • Saddington Mangena
    Saddington Mangena Year ago +2

    Well done young men. You are stars! Awesome performance!

  • Ephraim J TV
    Ephraim J TV 21 day ago

    That guy far left ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ๐Ÿ”ฅ

  • Kennedy Ahanotu
    Kennedy Ahanotu Year ago +5

    My Africa โค๏ธโค๏ธโค๏ธ

  • Tobias Larsson
    Tobias Larsson 2 years ago +1

    The melody is so catchy and the boys sparks joy! ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

  • Prince Droue
    Prince Droue Year ago +1

    This is RAW talent

  • Mary Maraire
    Mary Maraire 6 days ago

    Just woow