Flute Concerts Diary 2017
Send details of performances and flute events to Marietjie Pauw at firstname.lastname@example.org. Contact John Hinch for administration of the list: email@example.com. Dates are forwarded to Jenny Seager at www.music-and-musicians.com and Amoré du Plessis at https://www.facebook.com/South-African-Flute-Society. Flutists are encouraged to submit info to www.classicsa.co.za via the website’s submission page.
Wednesday 2 August 2017, 20h00, French chamber music with soloists Merryl Monard and Bridget Rennie-Salonen (baroque flutes). Concerti for 2 flutes with the Camerata Tinta Barocca. St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Somerset Road, Cape Town. 19h15, pre-concert talk by Erik Dippenaar. Tickets at the door: R110, R90 (concessions) or R50 (students). Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org or follow on Facebook.
Friday 11 August 7pm & Sunday 13 August 3pm. Brooklyn Theatre, Pretoria. Mercadante Concerto and Doppler Rigoletto Fantasy with the Gauteng Philharmonic Orchestra. Merryl Monard and Laetitia de Lange, flutes. These performances form part of Merryl's degree requirements for her Doctorate of Musical Arts at the University of Michigan.
12 August 2017, 11:30: Bridget Rennie-Salonen (baroque flute) with Erik Dippenaar (spinet), Cheryl de Havilland (baroque cello), Jesse Groenewald (baroque violin) and Uwe Grosser (theorbo): “Folk Baroque” - With the Camerata Tinta Barocca. NG Moederkerk, Oudtshoorn, Klein Karoo Klassique Festival – Oudtshoorn. Booking: Computicket: www.klassique.co.za
Wednesday 16 August Debussy in The Dark, 8PM, Youngblood, Cape Town. Merryl Monard, flute, Babette Roosenschoon, cello and Jose Dias, piano.
Wednesday 18 October at 18h00: Flutes in the foyer 2015 for Stellenbosch (and vicinity) primary and high school flautists. This year’s programme welcomes a focus on extended techniques. Flute choir rehearsal at 5pm and concert at 6pm. Choir plays Ian Clarke’s “Walk like this!”. Stellenbosch High foyer. Free entry for all. For flute choir music, contact Riana de Wet, 074 7455 240 or Marietjie Pauw 072 250 7476 or Mariette Schumann 0834470888.
5 November: Liesl Stoltz Programme with music for flute and harp. Helderberg Village, Somerset West. Details to be confirmed.