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Valentine's weekend, 13 + 14 February 2016

Celebrate once again the most romantic evening with your friends or loved ones under the majestic Cape Town sky with this classic-meets-pop open-air concert, taking place
for the first time at the beautifully designed new ‘Square' at the Century City Conference Centre and Hotel.

Music under the stars

What can be more romantic than a fabulous concert under the stars. ‘If music is the food for love, we are definitely in for a feast’.

9 fabulous singers

A line-up of outstanding South African talents to entertain you with all-time favorites and classic themes around love and romance.

Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra

Over 45 musicians create the world-class musical backdrop for the soloists. For over 100 years, the CPO delights music lovers.

ARTISTS

Some of South Africa's best voices create magic together with the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra.

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Gugulethu Tenors

Opera singers

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Lynelle Kenned

Soprano

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Magdalene Minnaar

Soprano

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Jonathan Roxmouth

Tenor

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Cornelia Patzelsperger

Harpist & Singer

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Katlego Maboe

Presenter & Singer

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Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra

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Xavier Cloete

Conductor

PROGRAM

There is so much more on top of the concert!

Doors open

Enjoy the venue and take time to look around and to mingle with other guests.

 

2h

Call to take your seats

Only 15 minutes left before the concert starts - make sure you take your seat in time.

 

15mins

1st set of the concert

Enjoy the first half of the musical programme.

45mins

Interval

A short break for refreshments and to stretch your legs.

 

30mins

2nd set of the concert

Enjoy the second half of the musical programme.

 

45mins

Grand finale

All the soloists perform together on stage!

 

10mins

End of programme

You either enjoy another drink or you make your way home.

 

45mins

Cole Porter Salute

Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra · Music by Cole Porter · Arrangement by John Whitney

5mins

It’s de-lovely

Featuring Katlego Maboe, Jonathan Roxmouth, Lynelle Kenned & Magdalene Minnaar · Lyrics and music by Cole Porter · Arrangement by Mark Cheyne

5mins

O sole Mio

Featuring the Gugulethu Tenors · Lyrics by Giovanni Capurro, music by Eduardo di Capua · Arrangement by Adolf Lotter

5mins

La donna è mobile

Featuring the Gugulethu Tenors · From the opera Rigoletto · Composed by Giuseppe Verdi

5mins

Je veux vivre (Juliette’s waltz)

Featuring Magdalene Minnaar · From the opera Roméo et Juliette · Composed by Charles-François Gounod

5mins

Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour (Barcarolle)

Featuring Magdalene Minnaar & Lynelle Kenned · From the opera Tales of Hoffmann · Composed by Jacques Offenbach

5mins

Embraceable You

Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra; Flugelhorn solo: Michael Blake · Music by George Gershwin · Arrangement by Calvin Custer

5mins

Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

Featuring Sabrina Alves · Lyrics and music by Gerry Goffin and Carole King · Arrangement by Marvin Bourne

5mins

Tribute to West Side Story

Featuring Lynelle Kenned & Jonathan Roxmouth · Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, music by Leonard Bernstein · Arrangement by Daniel Walshaw

5mins

Il Mondo

Featuring the Gugulethu Tenors · Written by Carlo Pes, Lilli Greco, Gianni Meccia and Jimmy Fontana · Arrangement by Johnny Bertl

5mins

Mercy

Featuring Cornelia Patzlsperger · Lyrics and music by Amie Ann Duffy · Arrangement by Marvin Bourne

5mins

Time after time

Featuring Cornelia Patzelsperger, Magdalene Minnaar & Lynelle Kenned · Lyrics and music by Cyndi Lauper · Arrangement by Marvin Bourne

5mins

Unusual Way

Featuring Jonathan Roxmouth · Music and lyrics by Maury Yeston

5mins

I Hate You Then I Love You

Featuring Magdalene Minnaar & Jonathan Roxmouth · Based on Grande grande grande  written by Alberto Testa and Tony Renis Arrangement by Marvin Bourne

5mins

Haven’t Met You Yet

Featuring Katlego Maboe · Lyrics and music by Michael Bublé, Alan Chang and Amy Foster-Gilles Arrangement by Marvin Bourne

5mins

Unforgettable

Featuring Lynelle Kenned & Katlego Maboe · Lyrics and music by Irving Gordon · Arrangement by Mark Cheyne

5mins

I Will Always Love You

Featuring Lynelle Kenned · Music and lyrics by Dolly Parton · Arrangement by Peter McLea

5mins

All for Love

Written by Bryan Adams, Mutt Lange and Michael Kamen · Arrangement by Mark Cheyne

5mins

Enjoy free and secure parking at the venue!

The brand new Century City Conference Centre and Hotel is a state-of-the-art development and offers ample secure parking right next to the concert venue. It can’t be more convenient.

venue

Enjoy the modern environment only 10 minutes from Cape Town city centre.

Century Boulevard, Century City, Cape Town
11 km from the Waterfront

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Accommodation

Enjoy the evening even more and stay over – or ease into Valentine’s Day with a night at the hotel from Saturday to Sunday, enjoying a sumptuous breakfast.

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singers

48

musicians

834

seats

2400

glasses bubbly

TICKETS

You have the choice of a concert ticket or a VIP package for the whole evening:

SPONSORS

An event like this would not be possible without the generous contribution of our sponsors.