African Classical music took centre-stage in Cape Town Thursday night at an Africa Day event hosted by the Western Cape Government, Africa Arts and Iziko Museums.
The night featured world premieres of new works by the acclaimed South African composer, Bongani Ndodana-Breen and Nigerian multi-instrumentalist Tunde Jegede.
Winnie the Opera promotional show reel
France 24 TV News report on Winnie The Opera
CREDO – An oratorio on the Freedom Charter. Tribute video
Hani (opera excerpt)
Winnie’s Stand (a short video opera)
eNews TV report on Winnie The Opera
Winnie the Opera on Top Billing, SABC 3
Hong Kong Chineese orchestra interview with Bongani Ndodana-Breen, World premiere of Zulu gazing at the Rising Sun, Hong Kong city hall – March 2008
Three Orchestral Songs on Poems of Ingrid Jonker, Goitsemang Lehobye (soprano), Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Perry So, Cape Town City Hall 22 Oct 2015.