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Inauguration concert series for St George’s new Rieger organ ends at a gallop

The St George’s Anglican Church Inaugural Concert Series has come to an end just a few days before the start of Lent 2013. Dedicated and blessed on Easter Sunday 2012, the inaugural concert series began soon after (featuring Wim Viljoen … Continue reading

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The Year of the King of Music Instruments

2012 will go down in my memory as the Year of the Organ. There are two reasons for this. One is that the new Rieger was inaugurated at St George’s Anglican Church in Parktown, and this was marked by a … Continue reading

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Olivier Latry plays the Rieger on the Reef

So the new organ at St George’s Anglican Church has been dedicated (Easter 2012), inaugurated and has enjoyed most of the series of concerts which form its inaugural year, with only the one by Nathan Laube on 9 and 10 … Continue reading

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I spied with my little eye … in August 2012

A review of the past month in the performing arts, Gauteng (August 2012). The world of classical music brought some interesting treats – the SAMRO Overseas Scholarship Competition which was won by Avigail Bushakevitz, an organ concert on the new … Continue reading

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I spied with my little eyes … in May

A review of the past month in the performing arts, Gauteng (May 2012). Nights have become chilly in Johannesburg, but theatres tend to be warm and welcoming. The newest theatre of them all, the Soweto Theatre, has opened with a … Continue reading

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