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Songs of Angry Men. Melodic anger management with opera and song. Performed by bass-baritone Rudolph Maré and pianist Willem Luitingh. 20 January 2017, Erin Hall, Rondebosch. Book tickets online at

Songs of Angry Men – Concert (CT)

Are you angry that the holidays are over? Enraged about having to pay for your December sins in January? Then join bass-baritone Rudolph Maré and pianist Willem Luitingh for an evening of melodic anger management with opera and song.

Kobie van Rensburg

Interview: Kobie van Rensburg talks about Schande

I met with Berlin-based South African director Kobie van Rensburg to talk about Umculo and The Songmakers’ Guild’s new production, Schande (Shame). As a former operatic tenor whose singing career was curtailed by cancer, he found a second career as an opera director. He is surprisingly not the least bit bitter about the loss of […]

Alexander Gilman

Review: CPO Autumn 2017 #2 – Alexander Gilman

Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra Autumn Symphony Season Concert 2 6 April 2017 Conductor: Daniel Boico Soloist: Alexander Gilman (Violin, Germany) Programme: Khachaturian – Waltz, from Masquerade Suite Beethoven – Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61 Bartók – Concerto for Orchestra   Celebrating the joy of music Beethoven and Bartók were responsible for two very […]

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