Buskaid – A Musical Miracle: Soulful and Scintillating Solos


Fri, Feb 26, 2021 - Sun, Feb 28, 2021    
All Day
$5/device access link

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Virtual Concert Princeton Symphony Orchestra (PSO) spotlights soloists of South Africa’s renowned Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble in the second online concert of its on-demand series, Buskaid – A Musical Miracle. Buskaid-trained musicians violinists Mzwandile Twala, Kabelo Monnathebe, and Simiso Radebe and vocalist Mathapelo Matabane along with other Ensemble artists perform in a showcase of Soulful and Scintillating Solos ranging from Ernest Bloch’s Nigun to popular songs and South African kwela music. Guest pianist Melvyn Tan plays Camille Saint-Saëns’ Wedding Cake – Caprice-Valse. Rosemary Nalden conducts. Tickets: $5/device access link; includes digital program and on-demand access over a 3-day weekend; princetonsymphony.org or 609 497-0020.