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Sunday, August 16, 2020


(Kwazi Mhlongo)

Kwazi Mhlongo, founder and director of the well-known KZN opera group, I Grandi Tenori, has released the following news:

“With resounding happiness, I Grandi Tenori takes great pleasure to extend this invitation to all classical fans to a live stream of the Women's Month Commemoration Half-Hour Virtual Concert on August 3, 2020. This concert seeks to resuscitate manhood to come out bold and strong enough to play their role in ending violence against women and children. We deepen our swords and use our voices to call upon all men not to keep quiet against these gruesome killing of unarmed and defenceless women and children.”

This half-hour concert will see the performance of famous pieces including but not limited to Core’ngrato, Che'ella mi creda, The Lord’s Prayer, Caro mio ben, Recondita armonia, An ideal song, Nessun dorma and more.

The concert will be available online on August 23 at 16h55 for 17h00 on Facebook.

Join the stream:

-Like the page I Grandi Tenori on facebook

-Log onto your facebook at 16h55 to prepare for the stream at 17h00

-Click on the live video and enjoy with your family and friends.

Mhlongo adds:“This concert owes it success to the Friends of Music, Ikusasa LeAfrika Foundation, Luke and Megan Holder, Jacobus Van Heerden and Hilton College.

“Covid-19 continues to claim income streams for everyone, predominantly art and entertainment industry cannot escape the impact. We therefore welcome and appreciate donations of any amount. This can be contributed directly to I Grandi Tenori as follows:

Holder: I Grandi Tenori NPC

Bank: Nedbank Ltd

Account no: 117 4371 625

Type: Current Account

Branch code: 198765

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”We know you are so eager for your freedom to attend your favourite concerts again. But don’t worry we’ve got your back!! Let meet on Sunday (23/08/2020) and have our fun while in compliance with the national lockdown Level 2,” concludes Kwazi Mhlongo.

For more information, contact him on +27 73 193 8032