Looking forward



January 27  18:00  for 18:30

Pianist Jan Hugo

Soler:  Fandango

Schubert: Four Impromptus D.899

Wagner /Von Bulow:  Paraphrase of the Quintet from Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

Wagner/Liszt: Spinning song from Der Fliegende Hollaender

South African born Jan Hugo was at the age of 13 invited by Francesco Cipolletta to continue his studies in Modena, Italy. On graduation, he continued his studies at the prestigious Accademia Pianistica Internazionale “Incontri col Maestro” in Imola, Italy. He has won many top prizes in South Africa and Europe, including first Prize at the UNISA National Piano competition in Pretoria, overall winner of the SAMRO Bursary Competition, First Prize of the Royal Overseas League Piano Competition in London and Second Prize at the Alkan-Zimmerman Competition in Athens. In 2013 Jan entered the the Hochschule für Musik und Theater “Mendelssohn Bartholdy” in Leipzig and completed his Master’s degree.

Jan has performed in major concert halls and festivals throughout Europe, including the Queen Elizabeth Hall and St. Martin in the Fields (London), the TivoliVredenburg Hall (Utrecht, Netherlands), MITO festival (Milan and Turin), Sala Mozart (Bologna). He recently performed at the Nuits d’Été festival in Verbania, Italy, where he performed on an Érard piano of 1838. He has been a soloist several times with the Johannesburg Philharmonic, the KwaZulu Natal Philharmonic and Cape Town Philharmonic and is a regular guest at all the major music associations in South Africa.  

Contact Jilly Cohen jillycohen@absamail.co.za to book



February  24 18:00 for 18:30

Beethoven Cello Sonatas Mark 1


Cellist David Pinoit and pianist Albie van Schalkwyk


Beethoven Cello Sonata No.3 in A, opus 69

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.4 in C, opus 102/1

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.5 in D, opus 102/2



March 31  AGM followed by

Beethoven Cello Sonatas Mark 2


Cellist David Pinoit, pianist Albie van Schalkwyk with guest clarinettist Annelize de Villiers

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.1 in F, opus 5/1

Beethoven Cello Sonata No.2 in G minor, opus 5/2

Beethoven Piano Trio in B flat, opus 11