9pm Priya Boshoff
Priya is passionate about poetic music that resonates with the heart. She started her musical journey in traditional Indian music at a very young age. Her passion for expression through the arts continued to grow and also extended to the Bharatha Natyam dance form. Having an undying passion for singing from the heart, sharing her dreamy outlook and experience of the world, she enjoys a variety of genres of music, with a special attraction to the Jazz and Bossa Nova styles. She has been performing in and around KZN and will be stepping onto the MITH stage for the first time.
She will be accompanied by Durban based pianist, Caleb Pillay, whose interest in music began at age 6. He dedicated many years to classical training, and is currently active in a variety genres. He obtained his Honors whilst still being in grade 11. He is a Music Director, producer and arranger at his Church. After years of performance, he has developed a keen interest and attachment to the intricacies of Jazz. As two like-minded and passionate Jazz artists, this duo is sure to 'keep it swinging'.
8pm Adagio SA
Adagio is a five-piece band that plays retro rock and folk music mainly from back in the day. The band consists of Andrew Frangs on acoustic guitar and vocals, Rod Robinson also on acoustic guitar ans vocals (plus a little harmonica), Garrick Dunstan on bass, Ricardo Chiorboli on percussion and new member Michelle Anderson on drums.
7pm St Charles College Jazz Band and Senior Band
Heather Skorpen is St Charles’ music teacher, and she’ll be bringing her young apprentices to dazzle the MiTH faithful. In fine MiTH tradition - yet another group of talented learners to start off the evening. This is why MiTH was started – to give a stage to new and young performers so that their first experiences of musical performance are positive. Don’t miss it!
KNOW BEFORE YOU GO:
MiTH takes place every second Wednesday at The Knoll Historic Guest Farm, Knoll Drive, Hilton. Doors open at 6pm and the music will kick off at 7pm. Entrance is R40 at the door. Bring your own booze. Food and soft drinks are available for sale.
DIRECTIONS TO MiTH:
Take the N3 to Hilton, take the Hilton turnoff and go South into the Village (away from Hilton College). Travel 5,2km along Hilton Avenue (past two sets of traffic lights and Crossways Pub) and keep going straight as Hilton Avenue turns into Dennis Shepstone Drive. At the 5,2km mark, Knoll Drive will be on your right – the entrance to MiTH is the *second* entrance on your left into The Knoll Historic Guest Farm.
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