Just Friends-SU Gig Band 2011 -2014

Friday 17 May the SU Jazz Band celebrated its 10th anniversary in a packed Endler. The Music Department’s Certificate Programme celebrated their 20th anniversary. Felicia Lesch was appointed as the coordinator of the Certificate Programme in 2006 and under her guidance, the SADC countries and affiliates like Namibia, Botswana, Congo Brazzaville, Zambia, Swaziland, Rwanda, and other graduates from this Certificate Programme are employed in all spheres of the South African music industry. Local vocalist Ricardo De Ruiter inspired the audience with his rendition of Tony Schilder’s ‘Montreal’ and ‘Give a little love’ by Ibrahim Khalil Shihab. The celebration was concluded by Anneli Tandeka Kamper having the audience sing along to Brenda Fassie’s Weekend Special!

Visit the website, www.endler.sun.ac.za for the complete programme of the remainder of the season.

With Felicia Lesch (middle) are Devan Smit, Carol Lakay, Oliver Fortune, and Pauline Botha