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  • Join music-lovers in the Linder Auditorium, St Andrews Road, Parktown - Johannesburg's most popular hall - to hear the superb classical concerts presented by the Johannesburg Musical Society.

    Here, in the comfort of the Linder, you can sit back and listen to masterful performances by artists from all over the world. Secure parking is yet another advantage offered by this venue, and you can also enjoy a glass of pre-concert wine or an excellent cappuccino and a slice of cake in the Siyafunda Café adjoining the hall.

    All Johannesburg Musical Society concerts are open to the public, who may buy tickets at the box office or pre-book them through Computicket. However, if you become a subscriber you'll enjoy the privilege of a permanent and pre-allocated seat at each concert as well as a free programme. A further benefit is that, as a member of the JMS, you'll be paying up to R45 less per ticket.

    Simply fill in the feed-back form on this website and send it to us. We will contact you immediately to assist you in becoming a member.

    Alternatively, telephone 011 728 5492 for help.
  • Odeion

    Amit Yahav
    ODEION STRING QUARTET & AMIT YAHAV
    Samson Diamond violin
    Sharon de Kock violin
    Jeanne-Louise Moolman viola
    Annmarie van der Westhuizen cello
    Saturday 20 October : 20:00


    The Odeion Quartet rates amongst the most eminent of South African ensembles.

    The only resident string quartet at a South African university, the Odeion String Quartet is the flagship of the University of the Free State. The quartet is known not only in its home country, but also in Europe and the United Kingdom, having been invited to the Birmingham Chamber Festival and other prestigious venues. Pianist Amit Yahav is a graduate of the Royal College of Music, with a doctoral degree in the music of Chopin.

    Together these five players will present two fascinating quintets; a Chopin piano concertoin its original format for piano and string quartet, and a quintet by Antonin Dvorák.

    Programme:
    Chopin : Concerto in F Minor for Piano & String Quartet
    Dvorák : Quintet in A Major, Opus 81


    For more info: 011 728 5492 or 083 228 2917.

    Booking is at Computicket, or tickets available at the Linder Auditorium Box Office one hour before the start of the performance.

    Please note: there is NO Credit Card facility at Linder Auditorium Box Office.

    For more info: 011 728 5492 or 083 228 2917.

    (Linder GPS coordinates: -26.179311 lat 28.042399 lat)

    Calendar 2018:

    Please browse through our 2018 season at your leisure!

    1. MUZA REBACATYTE piano
    Saturday 3 February : 20:00
    IN COLLABORATION WITH THE JOHANNESBURG INTERNATIONAL MOZART FESTIVAL

    2. SIGNUM STRING QUARTET
    Florian Donderer violin
    Annette Walther violin
    Xandi van Dijk viola
    Thomas Schmitz cello
    Saturday 10 March : 20:00
    THE NABARRO CHAMBER CONCERT

    3. PETER MARTENS cello
    BRYAN WALLICK piano
    Sunday 25 March : 17:00

    4. TWOPIANISTS DUO
    Saturday 21 April : 20:00

    5. SHELLEY LEVY clarinet
    PAVEL TIMOFEYEVSKY piano
    Saturday 12 May : 20:00

    more ...

    Midrand Conference Centre


    6. SPENCER MYER piano
    Saturday 9 June : 20:00

    7. ALESSANDRO TAVERNA piano
    Saturday 4 August : 20:00

    8. ALISSA MARGULIES violin
    LUIS MAGALHĂES piano
    Saturday 1 September : 20:00

    9. ODEION STRING QUARTET & AMIT YAHAV
    Saturday 20 October : 20:00

    10. OLGA SCHEPS piano
    Sunday 2 December : 17:00
    THE PERCY BANESHIK MEMORIAL CONCERT

    more ...

    All Johannesburg Musical Society concerts are open to the public, who can book at Computicket. But remember, that if you're a member, you pay far less for tickets and you also have the privilege of preferential booking and a free programme.

    For more info telephone 011 728 5492 or e-mail us.


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