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Culture
Don't by that piano - without proper advice
Up-and-coming Mozart pianists must have their feet on the ground when buying a second-hand piano, or they could be taken in.
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Culture
World Choir Village - Central Hub of the Tshwane 2018 Games
The World Choir Village will be the central hub of the Tshwane 2018 edition of the Games! Read all about what will be on offer.
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Tourism
A guide to some awesome tours you need to go on in Tshwane
There are plenty amazing places to visit in Tshwane. These are just some of the best guided tours.
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Tourism
Take a tour in Tshwane, Joburg and the North West Province with Ulysses
Tshwane is not the only place you can visit when you're at the World Choir Games, go to Johannesburg and some places in the North West close to the city.
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Tourism
Places to stay in Tshwane
Do you need a place to stay while you are in Tshwane? Here are some options.
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history
Choral Music - The art form that shaped a Nation
Without doubt, the most important motivation for collective singing in South Africa is that choral music has provided a means of healing a nation that was broken so severely.
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culture
The South African National Anthem
Nkosi sikelel’ iAfrika (Lord bless Africa) Maluphakanyisw’ uphondo lwayo (Let Africa’s horn be raised) ...
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history
Lost to history for 125 years - The African Choir of 1891
Lost to history gathering dust for over 125 years, thirty portrait photographs lay deep in the Hulton Archive. These extraordinary portraits chronicled the first tour of a small African choir to Victorian England between 1891-93.
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choirs
South African Choirs and the International Stage
South African Choirs have over the years – against all odds - graced various international stages with their amazing talents ...
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choirs
Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Ladysmith Black Mambazo is a South African male choral group that sings in the vocal styles of isicathamiya and mbube.
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choirs
Drakensburg Boys Choir
Worldwide there are many schools with boys’ choirs, but the Drakensberg Boys Choir is one of only a few of its kind, globally: a boarding school using choral music as a significant vehicle for holistic education.
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choirs
Soweto Gospel Choir
The Soweto Gospel Choir was formed in Soweto, South Africa, by David Mulovhedzi and Beverly Bryer, two choir directors. The more than 30-member ensemble blends elements of African gospel, African spirituals, reggae and pop music.
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choirs
University of Stellenbosch Choir
Stellenbosch's university choir is a leading instrument both in a national and international arena. Founded in 1936, it is one of the oldest choirs in South Africa. Its origin is nevertheless as humble as those of most choirs in South Africa ...
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international
4 Local Talents making waves abroad
Once a musician has enough ability to get into a top music school, the thing that distinguishes one performer from another is how hard he or she works. That’s it.
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competitions
SA's Top Three Choral Competitions
South African Choral Music competitions have evolved over the years, they continue to provide a progressive structure for choral and classical music development.