Chill with Gauteng Opera at Sunday morning concert


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Gauteng OperaGauteng Opera and Coert’s Studio present Classic Chill, a Sunday morning concert with brunch included on Sunday, 26 March at 11:00 at IT Corner, Melville.

What better way to chill out on a Sunday morning than in the tranquil urban space of IT Corner in Melville while listening to the ambient light classical sounds of Gauteng Opera with guest artists from Coert’s Studio. During interval, you can enjoy a tasty brunch with family and friends.

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From left to right: Andrew Duncan, Solly Motaung, Godfrey Lepholletsa, Zita Pretorius, Litho Nqai, Chuma Sijeqa, Phenye Modiane. Photo credit: Gauteng Opera.
From left to right: Andrew Duncan, Solly Motaung, Godfrey Lepholletsa, Zita Pretorius, Litho Nqai, Chuma Sijeqa, Phenye Modiane. Photo credit: Gauteng Opera.

The soloists of Gauteng Opera will entertain you with music, fitting for this special setting in Melville. The concert will include hits such as Josh Groban’s Remember When It Rained and You Raise Me Up, the beautiful Unchained Melody, Mancini’s Moon River, Non ti scordar di me and Parlami d’amore, plus opera “greats” such as The Pearlfisher’s duet, Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen from The Magic Flute and the evocative quartet from Beethoven’s Fidelio, Mir ist so wunderbar, to name a few.

Gauteng Opera is an all-round performing arts and entertainment company focussing on opera-related productions, concerts and events. With the slogan “Opera for Everyone”, Gauteng Opera aims to expose opera to varied audiences with different opera offerings. Driven by excellence in vocal performance and theatre, Gauteng Opera prides itself in being one of the foremost nurturers of experts and proponents for quality vocal performance and theatre practitioners.

Date: Sunday, 26 March 2017

Time: 11:00

Venue: IT Corner Melville, Shop 7D, corner of 3rd and 7th Street, Melville, Johannesburg

Tickets: R150 per person (Includes the concert and a light brunch) – Full table bookings are welcome

Bookings: Arnold Cloete on 011 067 8002 / 011 026 8118 / E-mail:

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IT Corner is the perfect base for creative, innovative, vibrant, young professionals like freelancers, creatives, consultants and mobile workers to plug in, work, network and have a cup of coffee at the same time.

This cool, urban location in the heart of Melville, Johannesburg, is the ideal environment to connect with like-minded individual. The café offers free internet access, onsite tech help, online backup, web hosting and design, and depending on what you need, separate areas for reflection and creativity, a meeting room to host clients and a hub for mingling.

IT Corner is where creativity flourishes, new businesses thrive and successful networks are built.

Performing on 26 March will be talented Gauteng Opera soloists, Litho Nqai (soprano), Khayakazi Madlala (soprano), Zita Pretorius (soprano), Godfrey Lepholletsa (tenor), Chuma Sijeqa (baritone) and Solly Motaung (baritone). They will be joined on stage by Mojalefa Msibi (tenor) and Edwin Padosa (baritone) and accompanied on piano by Andrew Duncan and Rudolf Geldenhuis.

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