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What's On: Classical Music

Upcoming events at the Baxter Theatre Centre

uHadi Experience

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 18:00

The “uHadi Experience” is a revival of the ancient Xhosa bow musical instrument (uHadi) in collaboration with a reputable classical string ensemble consisting of Sisa Mgauli (Violin), Duane Star (Cello), Siyolise Nyondo (Double Bass), Marcus Motaung (Cello) and Eric Hunt ( Djembe & Voice). This collaboration aims to innovatively preserve the dying legacy of the Xhosa bow music in South Africa. Collaborating with widely-respected Western musical instruments does not only bring about a unique sound but it restores the dignity of Xhosa people and distinctively highlights the special...