Kamberg Coffee and Concert - Music for Clarinet, Cello and Piano - Puddles Cottage, Kamberg: Sun 25 April at 11am and 3pm
Enjoy the crisp autumn weather in the company of glorious fine music for clarinet, cello and piano, in a comfortable home in the beautiful Midlands.
An eclectic programme of nuanced romantic music rich in autumn shades, can be enjoyed from the expansive airy sun veranda with a magnificent view, in the heart of the Kamberg Valley in the Midlands.
Friends Alyssa Bouwer (clarinet) Ilse Myburgh (piano) and Nigel Fish (cello) have all missed performing while in Lockdown, so have created an autumnal pop-up concert at the invitation of musician friend, Agnes Jerman of Puddles Cottage in the Kamberg.
The carefully-chosen eclectic and varied programme includes: Saint Saens’ Le Cygne and Clarinet Sonata Op.167; Villa Lobos’ Song of the Black Swan; Schumann’s Adagio and Allegro Op.70 and Fantasiestucke Op. 73 and Beethoven’s trio for piano, clarinet and cello Op.11.
Alyssa Bouwer holds a B.Mus Degree from the University of the Free State and a Master’s in Music from the University of Cincinnati. She has played in the Free State Symphony Orchestra and taught at Grey College in Bloemfontein. She is currently teaching music at Epworth School in Pietermaritzburg. Ilse Myburgh studied piano under Prof Joseph Stanford and achieved a Master’s in Music (Chamber Music). She recently settled in Hilton teaching piano at Epworth and Hilton Schools. Nigel Fish has been a member of orchestras in Durban, Cape Town and Aachen, Germany. At present he is a cello teacher in and around Pietermaritzburg.
Strict Covid protocols will be observed: Only 45 patrons permitted per concert; patrons will be social distanced; masks to be worn at all times.
Ticket includes a cup of coffee and cookie.
Venue is Puddles Cottage, Vaalekop Valley, Kamberg Road, Rosetta.
Pictured here: Alyssa Bouwer (clarinet), Nigel Fish (cello) and Ilse Myburgh (piano) preparing for their concerts, pictured in the performance space in the beautiful Kamberg.