South African Choral Concert

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6 to 6 August 2017

Philharmonia Choir of Cape TownThe Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town collaborates with The Phenomenal Opera Voices to present a South African Choral Concert at Groote Kerk.

With a South African theme in mind The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town, conducted by Richard Haigh, performs works by two internationally renowned South African composers: the San Gloria by Péter Louis van Dijk and Prayers and Dances of Praise from Africa by Peter Klatzow. The third movement is a prayer from Ghana called Cover me with the Night.

The Phenomenal Opera Voices, conducted by Lunga Hallam, perform a variety of traditional African songs including Emv’ekhaya, Thina Siyagiya, Ndandenze ntoni kubazali?, Kumnand’ukuthembu Jesu, Ndikhokhele Bawo, Sasihamba Sisobabini and uNongqawuse.

“Here was a choir in which the choral voice parts understood and fulfilled their respective roles to complete a whole.” Read Esther Lim’s review of The Philharmonia Choir of Cape Town.

Venue: Groote Kerk, 43 Adderley St, CBD, Cape Town
Time: 3pm to 4.30pm
Cost: R120

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Tel: 021 689 3260 | 082 868 6160
Website: www.philharmoniachoir.capetown
Facebook: ThePhilharmoniaChoirOfCapeTown

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Discussion26 Comments

  1. I have never experience a choral concert. It would be lovely to attend one and get carried away by the music.

  2. I’ve never attended a concert like this. It sounds incredible. I would love to be able to have this experience.

  3. Music is the strongest form of magic.
    Magic will be made that Sunday , that’s for sure… looking forward!!

  4. Would be a great birthday surprise for me1 I love Choral music and Opera and attend as much as I can !

  5. I would really like to attend this concert ! as me an my daughter are very fond of listening to choral music and she is an amazing singer .

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