Music @ Welgelegen

Welgelegen in conjunction with Steinway Artist Charl du Plessis are proud to present a new series of music concerts for music lovers and visitors to Welgelegen, which is a world renown boutique hotel and manor house. .

Christopher Duigan in Recital 16th March 2019


Pianist, Christopher Duigan, performs the music of French-Polish pianist and composer, Frédéric Chopin in a special recital at Welgelegen.  This programme will include a representative selection of the composer’s music: The Ballade No 1, Scherzo No.2 plus Nocturnes, Etudes, Mazurkas and Waltzes. In this special presentation Duigan will also be offering insight he gained into Chopin’s life and his music while on a trip to Warsaw, Poland and the Chopin Museum in 2015.

Duigan, a Steinway Artist is widely regarded as one of South Africa’’s leading concert pianists and has devoted much time to the study and performance of Chopin’s music in his professional career over the last 25 years.  He was invited to give two recitals of Chopin’s music at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown in 2010 on the 200th anniversary of the composer’s birth. Much of the music performed in these concerts is on the CD ‘Christopher Duigan plays Chopin’ released in November 2016. Signed CDs will be available at this performance.


Tickets includes welcome drinks and canapés, a three course set dinner and wine pairing. The night will close with coffees and teas. Tickets only R 1000 per person. 

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