Saturday 5 February 2022 3:00PM

The African Concert Series Day

Bologne, Coleridge-Taylor, Khumalo and more


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  • Njabulo Madlala baritone
  • William Vann piano
  • Braimah Kanneh-Mason violin
  • Jeneba Kanneh-Mason piano

Members of the Kanneh-Mason family join with an admired pianist and a South African baritone for a selection of songs both traditional and composed from Njabulo Madlala’s homeland. On the programme too are works by important Europe-based composers of African descent: Joseph Bologne (1745-99) and Londoner Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912), whose achievements are increasingly highly regarded.

    • The South African Songbook
  • Benjamin Tyamzashe (1890-1978)
      • Isithandwa Sam
  • Mzilikazi Khumalo (1932-2021)
      • Princess Magogo
        • Uyephi na
        • Wangethwes'itshe'khanda Dlothovu
        • Amahubo 91
        • Sengiyeza
  • Traditional
      • Umlolozelo
      • Lakutahoni Langa
        • (arranged by Mackay Davashe)
      • Thula Gugu Lami
      • Thula S'thandwa Sami
      • Malaika
        • (arranged by Fadhili William)
      • Thula mama...Thula Sana
    • Music by Composers from the African Diaspora
  • Joseph Bologne (1745-1799)
      • Violin Sonata in G minor Op. 1a No. 3
  • Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912)
      • Violin Sonata Op. 28

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