The Ndlovu Youth Choir, whose performances in America’s Got Talent (AGT) are taking the world by storm, will join a select group of acclaimed South African choirs for the SING! Choir Extravaganza at the Grand Arena at GrandWest on Saturday, 7 September, 2019.
Music lovers can look forward to a world-class choral music production with a diverse programme by four of the best choirs South Africa has to offer.
Limpopo’s Ndlovu Youth Choir is known for their energetic performance of Afro pop classics, traditional music and original compositions, conducted by Ralf Schmitt.
And joining them on stage, are the Tygerberg Children’s Choir, the Libertas Choir and Cape Town Youth Choir.
Mass choir performance
The Tygerberg Children’s Choir perform under their new conductor Karina Erasmus. The Libertas Choir conducted by Johan de Villiers performs standard a cappella music, as well as arrangements of traditional and contemporary South African songs.
The Cape Town Youth Choir, led by Leon Starker, have been announced as Grand Prix winner at the Karpenissi International Choir Festival in Greece, as well as being placed second overall at the 56th International Competition of Choral Singing in Spittal an der Drau in Austria.
The SING! Choir Extravaganza is produced by Charl van Heyningen. The programme is agriculturally inspired to showcase the beauty and art involved in agriculture. The event is organised by Agri-Expo – here acting as “ARTivists for Agriculture” to raise funds for agricultural youth projects.
The choirs will perform for 25 minutes each, followed by a mass choir performance. The programme starts at 6.30pm for 7pm and ends at 10.30pm.
Book SING Choir Extravaganza tickets at Computicket at R200 to R350 per person.