For the 2nd year, by popular request, the Nederburg Wine Farm in Paarl is graciously hosting a New Year’s Eve (31 December 2012) outdoor concert with music by the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) conducted by South Africa’s celebrity conductor Richard Cock. The programme features international award-winning jazz vocalist Melanie Scholtz; Derick Ellis, a classical tenor, acknowledged world wide; Selim Kagee, known for his beautiful romantic combination of classical/pop music and from Khayelitsha the Heavenly Quartez whose scintillating voices and musical styles range from Afro Classic fused with Jazz and Gospel.
After last year’s overwhelming success it is anticipated that there will be many more returning with family and friends to enjoy the beautiful safe environment and opportunity to hear the CPO in concert with some of South Africa’s finest
The varied and exciting programme includes light classics, jazz and pop and is suitable for the entire family.
Tickets cost R200 for adults, R100 for children between the ages of 12 and 18 years. Under 12 go in free. Book at Computicket, Shoprite Checkers outlets or book online www.computicket.com. Tickets are also available on the day at the Gate.
Bring your own picnic basket, blanket and drinking glasses. Nederburg wine, bubbly, soft drinks and coffee will be on sale. Remember to bring something warm to wear. Gates open at 19.30 and the concert starts at 21:30.
In the event of rain, the concert will be held the following day, Tuesday 1 January at 19.00. Gates open at 17.30.
For more information please contact Luvuyo Kakaza 021 410 9966 at the CPO.
How to get there …
Follow the N1 from Cape Town, pass the Paarl/Main, Cecilia and the Wellington/Jan van Riebeeck Drive exits. Take the
Worcester/Sonstraal Road exit (R101), which is just before the toll gates at the Huguenot Tunnel. Turn left onto Sontraal Road and continue for 4.5 km. The entrance to Nederburg Wines is on your left.