News & Events

If we, citizens, do not support our artists, then we sacrifice our imagination on the altar of crude reality and we end up believing in nothing and having worthless dreams.

Yann Martel

27th Aug 2019

OSM Camerata in Gauteng

The ODEION SCHOOL OF MUSIC CAMERATA (OSMC) is embarking on a concert tour to Gauteng from 26th – 28thof September 2019 under the baton of Elsabé Raath. “Consecutive international win for the OSM Camerata at the Ictus International Music Competition, USA, 2018” “The OSM Camerata is a SA export-ensemble for art music from South […]
12th Jul 2019

James Oesi – homegrown and esteemed

Esteemed double bassist James Oesi is excitedly looking forward to his first concert tour to South Africa. Says James: “After years of wanting to return to South Africa to perform, I am absolutely thrilled that next Friday, July 19th, I will be flying to Johannesburg with my wonderful duo partner, […]
1st Jun 2019

Austrian Pianist in South Africa, June 2019

Austrian Concert Pianist, Philipp Richardsen
1st Jun 2019

Duruflé Requiem in Johannesburg

Chanticleer Singers, featuring baritone Hendré van Zyl and organist Marnus Greyling, on Tuesday, the 25th of June 2019, will present the Duruflé Requiem at St-Martin’s-in-the-Veld, Rosebank. See the picture for more information.
4th Mar 2019

Cellist from Durban in Linden, Johannesburg

You are invited to experience a spectacular concert Sunday the 10th of March 2019 in Linden, Johannesburg with formidable Durban-based cellist Aristide Du Plessis. Audience members can look forward to Sonatas by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms and Rachmaninoff. Accompanying Aristide on the piano is Ilse Myburgh who recently relocated to KZN. […]
10th Feb 2019

Fall in love with Duo Zappa-Mainolfi’s Italian flair

The ever-popular Duo Zappa-Mainolfi returns to South Africa for the seventh time in February 2019, for yet another concert tour brimming with musical delights.   Swiss-Italian cellist Mattia Zappa and Italian pianist Massimiliano Mainolfi will be continuing their ongoing love affair with South African audiences that started in 2005.   […]
16th Aug 2018

‘Poet at the piano’ returns to dazzle SA audiences

In September, South African music lovers will again revel in the exquisite stylings of pianist Vitaly Pisarenko during his nationwide concert tour.   Described by the New York Times as an “immensely gifted pianist … with prodigious technique, myriad shadings and scrupulous accuracy”, the Russian pianist is regarded as one […]
2nd Aug 2018

Johannesburg Bach Choir’s Winter Concerts

Have you ever wondered what made Fauré’s music à la mode, or why Vivaldi’s vibrant and vivacious compositions very often put a spring in your step, even in the middle of a gloomy winter? To find out, we invite you to join the Johannesburg Bach Choir for the Winter Concert […]
1st Aug 2018

Guitarist Cinzia Milani pays tribute to Ida Presti

Italian classical guitarist Cinzia Milani, heralded globally for her graceful musicianship and expressive technique, is touring South Africa the first two weeks in August. During this return visit Milani will pay tribute to the famous French guitarist and composer Ida Presti (born Yvette Montagnon), who, in later years, performed with […]
11th Jun 2018

Pianist Myer feels the SA love as Gauteng beckons

Halfway through his South African tour, American pianist Spencer Myer says it’s been “thrilling” so far ahead of this weekend’s recitals in Gauteng.   This is Myer’s eighth visit to the country since winning the Unisa International Piano Competition in 2004, effectively launching his stellar international career. In addition to […]