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Friday, July 5, 2013


As part of its 2013 World Symphony Series, the KZN Philharmonic presents the annual National Youth Concerto Festival on October 3 under the baton of conductor Lykele Temmingh.

The Festival gives advanced music students the opportunity to rehearse and perform with a professional orchestra, thereby opening doors to a professional career. It comprises two categories: instrumental and vocal and is open to all applicants who are bona fide music students, under the age of 25.

Applications from entrants wishing to audition must be received by July 20, 2013.

Auditions will take place in Durban on August 3 following auditions in Pretoria; Bloemfontein; Cape Town; Stellenbosch and Port Elizabeth.

Further information from Nickey Labuschagne on 031 369 9404 or email: The application form is also available on the KZNPO website