Music Revival this April

2018-04-11 06:00
Myfanwy Price (left) and Liesl-Maret Jacobs who will be performing music by Ravel. PHOTO: supplied

Myfanwy Price (left) and Liesl-Maret Jacobs who will be performing music by Ravel. PHOTO: supplied

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PIETERMARITZBURG audiences should not miss an opportunity to enjoy a beautiful evening of music featuring world-class soloists at Epworth School in Scottsville.

The concert, presented by Christopher Duigan’s Music Revival on Friday, 20 April at 7 pm, is part of an ongoing project to take quality classical music performances to various communities and neighbourhoods in KZN. Music Revival presents monthly concerts across KZN from Ballito, through Kloof, and Pietermaritzburg to Howick.

“The chapel at Epworth has recently been extended and renovated and now offers a wonderful performance facility with very rewarding acoustics. We are looking forward to performing on this inviting stage, bringing music to new audiences in Scottsville and surrounds,” says Duigan.

The concert will feature Principal Oboe of the KZN Philharmonic Orchestra, Myfanwy Price, a graduate of the Royal College Music of London, and Liezl-Maret Jacobs at the piano.

They will perform music by Ravel - Tombeau de Couperin, Heath - The Sapphire’and Pasculli’s La Favorita di Donizetti. Complimenting them on the performers list is start cellist Aristide du Plessis. Originally from Durban, Du Plessis a graduate of the Zurich University of the Arts, and also a full-time member of the KwaZulu-Natal Philharmonic Orchestra, currently holding the position of Co-principal. He joins leading concert pianist Christopher Duigan in a varied and beautiful programme of music including compositions by Rachmaninoff and Tchaikovsky. Duigan can be heard in piano solos from his recent programmes featuring music by Gershwin and Debussy. Epworth’s Cantabile Choir and other young school soloists are featured in the programme as guest artists. Tickets cost R80 (adults) and R50 (scholars) Bookings can be done via or

083 417 4473 (SMS or WhatsApp).


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