The Songmakers’ Guild

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Date(s) - 2014-03-30
4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Event Price
R60 (free for students + school learners)

Event Contact Details
Hanna van Schalkwyk at or at 082 824 1007

Nassau Centre, Groote Schuur High School
Palmyra Road


First of two birthday gala concerts at THE SONGMAKERS’ GUILD: 30 March 2014

To celebrate the twentieth birthday of The Songmakers’ Guild several special concerts are planned. The second one of the year will be a “birthday gala concert” on 30 March 2014
In the first half newcomer Dónal Slemon will sings art songs by Franz Schubert, Francis Poulenc and Gerald Finzi. The second half will consist of the ever-green “Liebeslieder Walzer” by Johannes Brahms, The popular Stellenbosch pianist Elna van der Merwe will join regular Guild pianist and presenter Albie van Schalkwyk at the piano in the Brahms work.

The Songmakers’ Guild concert on 30 March will start at 16:00 at the usual Guild venue: the Nassau Centre in Claremont. Tickets will cost R60,00 and school learners and students with student cards may attend this Songmakers’ Guild concert for free. Booking is essential and can be done by contacting Hanna van Schalkwyk at or at 082 824 1007.