Four pianos, a violin and a fluteArtscape
Four pianists, a violinist and a flutist will on Saturday battle it out for the 2012 Artscape National Youth Music title at the Artscape Theatre.
The names of the six musicians that will compete in the finalist gala concert with the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) are:
Sulayman Human, 19, piano (Oudtshoorn) - F Liszt’s Totentanz
Sakhile Humbane, 18, flute (Kwa Mashu, Durban) - C Reinecke’s Flute Concerto in D major, Op. 283; Allegro molto moderato
Kensuke Kwajiri, 14, piano (Benmore, Johannesburg) - Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102; first movement
Caryn Reed, 17, piano (Bethlehem) - Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16; 2nd & 3rd movements
Lieva Starker, 18, violin (Tamboerskloof, Cape Town) - H Vieuxtemps Violin Concerto No.5 in A minor, Op. 37; 1st movement: Allegro non troppo
Roelof Temmingh, 15, piano (Stellenbosch) - S Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Op. 26; Allegro ma non troppo
The CPO, conducted by British conductor Tim Murray, will open the concert with Dvorak’s Slovenian Dances and conclude the evening with Strauss’s Blue Danube Waltz.
Tickets for the concert at the Artscape Theatre cost R100 and are available from Computicket, Artscape Dial-a- Seat 021 421 7695, Shoprite, Checkers, Pick ‘n Pay outlets or on line www.computicket.com
Michael Maas, Artscape, Tel: 021 410 9921
Frikkie Odendaal, Afrikom Strategic Communications, Tel: 021 423 7263 or Cell: 082 577 0409
Web site: http://www.artscape.co.za
Artscape Theatre Complex, DF Malan Street Foreshore Cape Town Western Cape South Africa