• Sunday 17 July 3 pm 

    Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel

    No plans for Mandela Day this year? Head over to the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel in Gardens for the National Youth Orchestra Mandela Day performance.

    The program includes Mahler’s transformative Fifth Symphony and Benjamin Britten’s Double Concerto for Violin and Viola. The orchestra will be lead by the Polish conductor, Ewa Strusinska.

    Tickets include drinks and canapés prepared by the hotel’s chefs, and proceeds go to the National Youth Orchestra’s work with South Africa’s young musicians.

    When Sunday 17 July 2016 at 3 pm – 5 pm
    Where Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, 76 Orange Street, Gardens
    Cost R450 at TixSA
    Contact +27 83 272 2117, National Youth Orchestra event

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    Mishkah Abrahams

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