The Cape Town Concert Series features local and international musicians showcasing an array of classical music over five shows at the Baxter Theatre.
The series opens with a violin recital by Avigail Bushakewitz and pianist Albie van Schalkwyk with works such as the ‘Kreutzer’ Sonata, Sonata for Violin and Piano and more. The LGT Young Soloists Ensemble with Alexander Gilman features a group of young musicians having come through a mentorship programme.
The Lavrova-Primakov Piano Duo showcases a transcription of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony Number 6. and other works. The Ubuntu Ensemble features South African pianist Francois du Toit joined by violinist Sarah Oate with Louise Lansdown (Viola), Rudi de Groote (Cello) and Leon Bosch (Double bass). The series is rounded up with performances by American pianist Bryan Wallick in the Winter Piano Matinee.
The Cape Town Concert Series shows: 22 February – Avigail Bushakewitz & Albie van Schalkwyk, 21 March – LGT Young Soloists Ensemble, 25 April – Lavrova/Primakov Piano Duo, 23 May – Ubuntu Ensemble Celebrity Recital and 13 June – Bryan Wallick Winter Matinee.
Cost: R80 – R350 | Season Ticket R850