The power of music is undeniable. It is a form of art that has crept into the hearts of so many, rejoicing with them when they are happy or consoling them when they are sad. Music is more than just entertainment. That is why Fancourt is bringing music to the heart of the Garden Route this Festive season! Whether you are a lover of classical music or enjoy rocking out to the sounds of South African legends, Fancourt has you covered for your live music fix.
Fans of classical guitar music are in for a treat just before Christmas at Fancourt with a concert entitled “Classic Guitar Fantasy” taking place on the evening of 21 December 2018. The final performance in this year’s Fancourt Classic Concerts Series, the Classic Guitar Fantasy kicks off at 19:00 in the ballroom at Fancourt’s conference centre and includes a welcome drink in the foyer.
World-renowned guitar duo of Corneille Hutten and Dirkie van Staden, better known as CH2 will feature at this concert and bring with them talent and techniques which have been curated over two decades to slot in with a programme carefully put together by Dr. Ronell van Aswegen, The Artistic Director for all the Fancourt Classical Concerts.
On the 26th December music at Fancourt evolves from Classic Guitars to Acoustic Guitars as South African acoustic rock outfit, Watershed, embarks on a tour of the Garden Route to promote their new album Harbour. The beloved band has been on the South African music scene for almost twenty years and boasts a string of platinum and gold albums, as well as a number of sold out tours – so make sure you don’t miss out on this one! Book your tickets today and catch Craig, Howie, Paul and Gideon as they kick off their tour at Fancourt. Doors will open at 19:00 with the show set to start at 20:00
No matter how you enjoy taking part in humankind’s oldest and most cherished ritual, you are sure to find it at Fancourt this Festive season, so swing by and help spread the musical culture!