CNN produced this stunning insert on the CPO for Inside Africa!! Thanks CNN!!
Every so often, we get a reminder from the outside world of just how lucky we are to have such a rich culture that encourages young people to learn to play an instrument. This programme was broadcast on CNN’s Inside Africa between January 18 and 22, 2019.
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
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
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
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
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
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