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Drakensberg Boys Choir

Ken Mackenzie Auditorium, Drakensberg Boys' Choir School | R600, Winterton 3340, South Africa
+27 36 468 1012
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Wednesday concert

Wonderful performance. Such dedication from boys and staff. Message regarding rhino poaching very... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Gold Coast, Australia
via mobile
Excellent as always

It's been a number of years since we lat attended the famous Wednesday concert. It was very well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
East London, South Africa
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Ken Mackenzie Auditorium, Drakensberg Boys' Choir School | R600, Winterton 3340, South Africa
+27 36 468 1012
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful performance. Such dedication from boys and staff. Message regarding rhino poaching very poignant. Well spent afternoon and a tour of the school by the head master before the concert.

Thank OJMcK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's been a number of years since we lat attended the famous Wednesday concert. It was very well presented and a good balance of classical, contemporary and local music. Very professional and enjoyable. A must do when visiting this area.

Thank Traveller_Oldie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the weekly - Wednesday afternoon - concert. It was proceeded by a guided tour of the school. the concerted lasted two hours with a 30 minute interval for tea and cakes. The choir was most impressive. The last half hour was improvised...More

Thank GourmetThurlestone
Reviewed 7 April 2017

What an experience! The first half of the concert consisted of beautiful melodies along the lines of what one would expect from a world class choir. The second half was goose-bump stuff! A truly amazing African first world unique music and dance spectacular. Don't miss...More

Thank 23DaveG
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We are very pleasantly surprised by our unexpected visit to the boys choir. We were on a hiking holiday, and not planning to do anything "cultural". Rain sent us down the mountain early and we were recommeded to attend the weekly concert. I'm really glad...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

A wonderful fun experience that you can enjoy on a Wednesday afternoon weekly. The choir is made up of boys attending the school in the area and their repertoire is a mix of traditional and literary cal goosebump songs led by a professional choir master

Thank Tracy P
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We were recently spending a quiet week with our SA friends at the Champagne Sports Resort. They suggested we attend the weekly concert put on by the Drakensberg Boys Choir. We were not disappointed. It was a chance to listen to musical offerings of a...More

Thank CdnRetiredRoamer
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

What an extraordinary experience it is to attend one of the weekly concerts at the school of the Drakensberg Boys Choir! It is so much more than just an outstanding choir offering a wonderful range of music. With all the negativity floating around these days...More

Thank Cheese038
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Not to be missed! What a fabulous outing. Those little boys with their angelic voices and faces made me feel quite emotional. I also LOVED their new folk lore show about hunting animals.This is also a great way for foreigners to get a wonderful African...More

Thank Mishdawg
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

A not to miss experience. The mountains come alive with the voices of these talented boys. A show not to be missed. From classical to pop.. gumboots and African song. Alround amazing afternoons entertainment

Thank Ady w
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We will be visiting the area from September 12-14, 2016 and wish to know if there will be any performances during that time. If yes, how do we obtain tickets/make reservations in advance.
16 June 2016|
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Response from Maureen B | Reviewed this property |
Go to the website. There should be a schedule of dates for upcoming concerts. They are held most Wednesdays at 3.30pm during the school term. They do have a twitter handle,Facebook = Drakensberg Boyd' Choir School. The phone... More
Michael J J
We will be at Drakensberg sun from 11/04/2016 till 14/04/2016. Will there be any performences by the choir in that time?
6 April 2016|
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Wayne L
When was the drankensberg choir comming to the states for a tour. Would love to come to south Africa but can afford the air fare. See all the videos on you tube are truly amazing.
20 October 2015|
Response from Steven W | Property representative |
Hi Wayne. Unfortunately we currently do not have a planned tour to the USA. We have an invitation pending which we are working on so please watch our Facebook Page and Website for the announcement of the tour dates. Until... More