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Tygerberg Children’s Choir to perform in Stellenbosch

After winning a feast of medals at the World Choir Games in Cincinnati, Ohio during July this year, it is time again for Tygerberg Children’s Choir’s annual Donors’ Concert in Stellenbosch.   The choir is under the baton of Hennie Loock with Theresa Loock as accompaniest and arranger. The choir obtained two second places and gold […]

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Stellenbosch meets Paris – Round 2!

In March this year, the Stellenbosch University Symphony Orchestra drew a capacity audience on two successive evenings with a programme of French symphonic music that filled the Endler Hall with Romantic sounds of Saint-Saëns and Offenbach. Continuing with this theme, but leaning towards the quintessence of French musical culture – Impressionism - the orchestra will present […]

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Weekend of Keyboard Magic for Endler

Patrons of the Endler Concert Series who particularly enjoy piano and other keyboard music are advised to diarize the following dates. On Saturday 27 August, pianist Jan Hugo, recent winner of the 2011 UNISA National Piano Competition, will be performing in the Endler Hall. On Sunday 28 August, Erik Dippenaar will give a recital featuring […]

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Louise Howlett, Albert Combrink perform at the Endler

On Sunday,  22 May at 16:30, the Endler Matinee Series features the versatile soprano Louise Howlett in Music of the Night – a touching programme of songs depicting stories of love lost and found through the styles of opera, Broadway and jazz.  Listeners of Fine Music Radio will not only recognise her as the presenter […]

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Marian Lewin and Friends in the Endler Hall

Last year the Department of Music at Stellenbosch University honoured Marian Lewin, Dr Barry Smith and Dr Richard Cock for their extraordinary contributions to the South African classical music scene, by bestowing upon them the prestigious Parnassus Award. This year the Endler Concert Series has chosen to honour the on-going contribution of Lewin in a […]

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Feast of choir music in celebration of an icon

Hercules Pieter van der Westhuizen, or “Oom Pieter” to many, celebrated his 80th birthday on January 18, 2011. To celebrate this special milestone with this well-known and beloved organist and conductor, a concert will be hosted on Friday May 6, in the hall of Stellenbosch High School. Lovers of choir music can prepare themselves for […]

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Feast of music benefits SciMathUS

The popularity of Baroque music seems never to wane and concert schedules from around the world bear testimony to the longevity of the works by Bach and Handel, whether performed on modern instruments or, as specialists in early music now prefer, on reconstructed Baroque instruments, or else on modern replicas of them. The Endler Concert […]

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SU Choir presents to perform in Endler after being crowned double World Champions in China!

Tickets for the SU Choir’s performance in the Endler on 10 October at 16:30 have been sold out! There is, however, a light at the end of the tunnel…Due to the great interest, it was decided to have another concert on the same day! If you want to see the choir in action on Sunday […]

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Stellenbosch Choir Festival presented by school and youth choirs from Stellenbosch

The annual Stellenbosch Choir Festival for school- and youth choirs, hosted by the Stellenbosch University Choir, will take place on Sunday 29 August at 15:00 in the Endler Hall, Victoria Road, Stellenbosch.  Tickets R30 at the doors. Choirs from Stellenbosch and vicinity take part in the festival. The school choirs have the opportunity to perform […]

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Chamber Music Festival recruits internationally established South Africans

The Stellenbosch International Chamber Music Festival is here and ticket sales are off to a great start. The evening concerts feature 25 internationally-acclaimed faculty members who come from all corners of the globe including some favourites from past festivals such as Dutch/English violin sensation, Daniel Rowland and Portuguese horn virtuoso, Abel Pereira, as well as some […]

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Libertas Choir beneficiary concert

On Sunday 23 May 2010 choir music enthusiasts can book their seats in the Endler Hall for a special concert by the Libertas choir conducted by Johan de Villiers. Sacred and secular choir works are on the programme, with a special focus on South African music. Two extracts from the All-Night Vigil Opus 37 by […]

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SU Choir presents a programme of choral music to be performed at the World Choir Games in July 2010

SU Choir presents a programme of choral music to be performed at the World Choir Games in July 2010

The Stellenbosch University Choir, conducted by André van der Merwe, is planning to take part in the World Choir Games in China during July this year. The World Choir Games is one of the most prestigious international choral competitions and choirs can only participate on invitation. A few years ago the SU Choir, also conducted by André van der Merwe, was crowned world […]

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Beautiful Voices Grace the Endler Stage

Beautiful Voices Grace the Endler Stage

The Endler Concert Series has enjoyed a remarkable start to the 2010 season, having presented a large number of local and internationally acclaimed artists to packed, enthusiastic halls in February and March this year. 24 April at 20:00 hopes to see a continuation of the same when the Endler Concert Series presents the Schola Cantorum […]

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Award-winning pianist on stage for last concert in the Stellenbosch Concert Series

Award-winning pianist on stage for last concert in the Stellenbosch Concert Series

The final concert of the year in the Konservatorium Concert Series will feature the multi-award winning local pianist, Ben Schoeman. The concert takes place in the Endler Hall on 15 November at 20:00. Although only in his twenties, Ben Schoeman has established himself as one of South Africa’s foremost pianists. In 2008, Schoeman became the […]

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Free Lunch Hour Concert in the Endler!

Free Lunch Hour Concert in the Endler!

Come and enjoy the sounds of FESTA, a five women ensamble featuring the piano, flute, violin, double bass and percussion, on Friday 24 July at 13:00 in the Endler Hall at the Stellenbosch University’s Conservatoire. This concert is free of charge. Be sure to join them as they record a live performance to use on […]

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