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Thursday, February 11, 2016


(Christopher Duigan. Pic by Val Adamson)

Pietermaritzburg-based Music Revival starts a new season of intimate soirees in 2016 with a selection of up-beat ragtime on February 12 at 19h30 and on February 14 at 15h30.

The Entertainer represents a programme of popular ragtime with Christopher Duigan (piano), Scott Joplin’s The Easy Winners, Ragtime Dance, Solace: A Mexican Serenade and The Entertainer (also known as the theme tune to The Sting).

In addition Duigan plays rags by James Scott and Joseph Lamb including Frogs Legs Rag, Kitten On the Keys and Gershwin's I Got Rhythm and Someone to Watch Over Me.

Both concerts will take place in Duigan’s home studio at 35 Montgomery Drive in Athlone, Pietermaritzburg. Tickets R150 include a light meal on Friday and R100 include refreshments on Sunday. Booking is essential through email or SMS 083 417 4473. There is secure parking. 

For more details on the concert, booking procedures, and the venues themselves visit