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Founded in 1914, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra in Cape Town is arguably the most versatile and active orchestra on the continent of Africa, contributing handsomely to Cape Town’s global status and appeal. Through various incarnations from the Cape Town Municipal Orchestra to the Cape Town Symphony Orchestra, the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra and finally again the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra, the CPO is financially and culturally sustainable, attracting some of the leading international artists of our time. A multi-functional orchestra, the CPO delivers a world-class orchestra service to all communities in the region, participating in festivals and concerts across all genres of music. Read more

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7feb3:00 pmCape Town Youth Orchestral showcaseConductors: Brandon Phillips and Faan Malan

14feb8:00 pm3rd International Len van Zyl Conductors’ CompetitionCape Town City Hall 20:00

18feb8:00 pmBruch and BrahmsConductor: Victor Yampolsky Soloist: Jack Liebeck STRAUSS - Don Juan, Op. 20 BRUCH - Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor BRAHMS - Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

24feb8:00 pmBeethoven Piano Cycle No. 1Conductor: Victor Yampolsky Soloist: Francois du Toit (piano) BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 1 in C, Op.15 BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 2 in B flat, Op. 19 BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 4 in G, Op. 98

25feb8:00 pmBeethoven Piano Cycle No. 2Conductor: Victor Yampolsky Soloist: Franҫois du Toit (piano) BEETHOVEN Overture, Prometheus BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op.37 BEETHOVEN - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat, Op. 73 (

28feb5:00 pmOpera Bon BonsSoloists: Goitsemang Lehoybe and Lukahnyo Moyake

Concerto

A Century of Symphony

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CD Recordings

Alfred Schnittke: World Premiere recording of Concerto Grosso No. 1 and Symphony No. 9. Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes. Soloists: Sharon Bezaly (flute) and Christopher Cowie (oboe).

Alfred Schnittke: World Première recordings of Symphony No 0 and Oratorio Nagasaki. Conductor: Owain Arwel Hughes. Mezzo-soprano: Hanneli Rupert. Cape Town Opera Voice of the Nation

All the others: Order CDs here or phone the CPO at +27 21 410 9809