The internationally recognised Kirby Collection of rare musical instruments, primarily from Southern Africa, is now accessible to composers, sound historians and music lovers across the world.
There are still two Erik Chisholm commemorative lunch-hour concerts to look forward to at the South African College of Music this year. They are the final in a three-part series to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of the Scottish composer, pianist and conductor.
Routes to Roots was staged on 6 May at the Baxter Concert Hall as part of UCT's annual celebration of all things African; Africa Month. The roots in question are the African roots shared by people living on the continent and those in the African diaspora.