Celebrating Choirs

Embracing Diversity

Creating Networks

Date to be announced

Place: Cape Town City Hall

Special Workshop Guest: Ola Gjeilo

Choir in Residence: UWC Combined Arts Choir

Orchestra in Residence: Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra (conducted by Gerben Grooten)

For more information email: info@ccnf.co.za


  • Your own copy of the score
  • Workshop with Ola Gjeilo(Skype) & Gerben Grootten
  • Rehearsals with concert choir of >500 singers & CPO String Section
  • 2 Concerts with Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra and University of Western Cape Combined Arts choir as anchor groups in the City Hall of Cape Town
  • 1 Lunch & 1 dinner pack
  • Certificate of participation
  • Competent support at performances


  • Event t-shirt
  • Robben Island boat cruise with informal celebration of the Legacy of Nelson Mandela
  • Accommodation package for 3 nights including B& B at your choice accommodation type
  • Transport options Transport costs to be quoted separately
  • Various sight seeing options for a full tourism day
  • Outreach options on request



Event fees:

  • Workshop with Ola Gjeilo(Skype) & Gerben Grootenon Work
  • Rehearsals with CPO 

Concerts in Cape Town City Hall 

  • Light preconcert dinner pack
  • Light preconcert lunch pack 
  • Printed score of work 
  • Rehearsal tracks for your voice group 
  • Professional support at venue 


  • B&B basis per accommodation type selected 

6/7-9/10 Feb 2020


Economy 1: 1* hotels

Economy 2: 2* hotels

Economy 3: Budget hotel


Standard 1: HIE

Standard 2:  3*  CL

First Class:

First Class 1: 3* plus hotel

First Class 2: 4* hotel


  • Robben Island event 
  • Any Sight seeing options 
  • Meals not listed
  • Extra accommodation per night available on request

Perform with Mass choir and Cape Town Philharmonic orchestra  and University of Western Cape Combined Arts Choir

SUNRISE MASS by Ola Gjeilo in the City Hall of Cape Town

  • Great opportunity for unforgettable memories for choirs or individual singers
  • Exceptional Tourism options
  • Farewell Function with Mayor of Cape Town
  • Include international choirs and singers
  • Make the most of your weekends in this Friday to Monday event. 


See Cape Town by Helicopter (15 min)

Cape Town Half Day City Tour

Cape Half Day Winelands Tour

Cape Peninsula Half Day Tour

Cape Peninsula and Penguin Colony Tour

Best of Cape Town

Full Day Winelands Tour

Full Day Safari Tour

African Diner and Drumming Experience


  1. Register online and pay the registration fee of R3,800 per choir to secure your spot in the event. https://tickets.tixsa.co.za/event/choirs-connect-classics
  2. Individuals can also register with a registration fee of R1,000 per person payable
  3. Due to limited spaces only 50 choirs in total will be allowed to participate.


  • Registration fee is to register your choir for the event and to secure your space
  • An additional amount per singer will be required to cover their event cost. This will depend on your choir requirements:
  1. Fully inclusive with accommodation as defined
  2. Participant-only costs that imply that you take full responsibility for your accommodation and transport logistics

  • We will not allow participation unless all fees are paid in full

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