2202, 2015

February 2015 Newsletter

22 Feb 2015|Newsletters|

Dear Friends, The first season of the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra has just ended, and what a season it has been. We have been privileged to hear fabulous soloists and the orchestra, under the baton of Maestro Martin Panteleev, has certainly excelled itself. Their playing

101, 2015

January 2015 Newsletter

1 Jan 2015|Newsletters|

Dear Friends, The New Year has started with a bang and we are almost into the second month of 2015. I trust that you have had a marvellous break over the season and that you are ready to take on that which is to follow

112, 2014

December 2014 Newsletter

1 Dec 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Friends, The end of an eventful year for the Friends of Orchestral Music is fast approaching. And what a year it has been! We have been able to present to our members a wonderful soirée early in the year, we have totally revamped our

2311, 2014

The Gala Concert

23 Nov 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Friends of Orchestral Music, The Gala Concert that the Friends is presenting on Thursday, 4 December 2014 is now just less than two weeks away. All the arrangements (and believe me there are quite a few!) are in hand and things have been coming

111, 2014

November 2014 Newsletter

1 Nov 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Friends of Orchestral Music, The second last month of the year has arrived and it feels like only yesterday that we greeted 2014 with the usual excitement. With the end of October the spring series of symphony concerts has also arrived and the opening

108, 2014

August 2014 Newsletter

1 Aug 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Friends, Time passes quickly and before we know it the new symphony season is upon us. The programmes for the individual concerts are very exciting and I hope that you will be present in large numbers to support the orchestra. It has also been

105, 2014

Newsletter from the New Chairman

1 May 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Members, This is my first newsletter as Chairman of the Friends and I look forward very much to continuing and expanding the valuable contribution the Friends and its members make towards the promotion of classical music in Cape Town and surrounds. Before saying something

104, 2014

April 2014 Newsletter

1 Apr 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Members, I am writing to give you the news that I have retired as Chairman of the Friends and am pleased to tell you that Derek Auret has taken over. All the committee members are delighted with this as Derek has been very busy

102, 2014

New Year Newsletter

1 Feb 2014|Newsletters|

Dear Members I hope the New Year has started well for all of you! There will be the usual rehearsal on Thursday and Francisca will be there to greet you, but please note that the rehearsal will not include the full programme. Please be there