We are delighted to announce that Buskaid’s Founder and Director, Rosemary Nalden was awarded Honorary Membership of The Royal Philharmonic Society (RPS) on 14th May 2013.
RPS Honorary Members- Desmond Neysmith (representing Aaron P Dworkin), Ricardo Castro, Ahmad Sarmast, Rosemary Nalden, Armand Diangienda at RPS Music Awards London 14 May 2013 photo: Simon Jay Price
Rosemary Nalden, Honorary Member of the Royal Philharmonic Society, with her certificate of honorary Membership presented at RPS Music Awards, London 14 May 2013 photo: Simon Jay Price
To view Alex Crawford's
Sky News report please click
on the following link:
Rosemary Nalden was one of the speakers for TedxObserver at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, 2012. She was joined on stage by members of the Buskaid Ensemble for a short performance.
To view the talk and read Marshall Marcus' blog review of the highly successful Buskaid concert which was held at St Marylebone Church on Monday 12 March, 2012 follow the links below:
Our first performance for 2014 took place at The Edge, St Mary's School, Waverley
on Friday 7 February at 7.30pm as part of the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival.
BUSKAID FUNDRAISING CONCERT: CROYDON
Simiso Radebe, a Buskaid student who is currently studying at the Royal Academy of Music, London, will be performing.
Date: Sunday 2nd March 2014 - Doors open at 4.30pm - Show starts at 5-6pm.
Venue: 1 Matthews Yard, Croydon, Greater London CRO 1FF, UK.
Admission: GBP7 - Adults; GBP4 Students/ OAP/ Concessions.
Registration: For booking and enquiries please contact: Justyn Hollett: (+44) 07572 269885 or firstname.lastname@example.org
RSVP via the concerts Facebook page: www.facebook.com/events/
(alternatively search Buskaid Fundraising Concert on Facebook).
UK TOUR JULY 2014
We are delighted and excited to announce that the following dates are now confirmed for the Buskaid Ensemble's Tour to the UK:
July 10 Cheltenham Music Festival
July 11 St George's Bristol
July 13 Boughton House, Northamptonshire
July 16 Queen Elizabeth Hall, London
July 17 Private event, London
For more information relating to any of these events please email:
The Buskaid Trust acknowledges with great appreciation Redefine Properties South Africa and Redefine International,
the principal sponsors of this tour.
The Buskaid Ensemble has just returned from a highly successful tour of Reunion. Many many thanks to the wonderful audiences who gave us such a warm welcome and to Yann Valle of the Association Nakiyava. More news about this tour next year!
The DVD of last years's Linder concert is now available to purchase from the Buskaid office at R150. To watch some footage of this concert please click on the Youtube link below: