Mac McKenzie: From Tablebay to Tarkastad – 9 April
Sunday, April 9th 2017, 15:00, concert
Mac McKenzie: From Tablebay to Tarkastad - musical journey between past and present
With: Mac McKenzie and band (violin, cello, bass, flute, percussion and guitar)
Duration: 50 minutes (accoustic).
In the program From Tablebay to Tarkastad composer / guitarist Mac McKenzie takes us on a musical journey from the coastal Western Cape to the country of the Eastern Cape region. Living in Cape Town himself, he was best known for the award-winning documentary Mama GOEMA - the Cape Town beat in five movements by Calum MacNaughton.
In this concert he will play parts of symphonic works, along with other musicians residing in the Netherlands. Leading is the music of the original inhabitants of the Cape Provinces which slowly developed its own new style under the changes of Western influences.
Venue: South Africa House, Keizersgracht 141-C, Amsterdam
Date: April 9th, 2017
Reservations: evenementen [at] zuidafrikahuis [dot] nl
Admission: € 7.50 (cash)
Doors open: 14:30 / start 15:00 hrs