DAVID KRAMER highlights the musical ingredients of rhythm, instrumentation, vocal styling and language that combines to create music that is unmistakably and uniquely from the Cape.
A 10 piece band includes Camillo Lombard on piano accordian and Gammie Lakay on acoustic lead guitar, who also shows off his skills as a moppie vocalist. Donveno Prins who wowed audiences in Songbook and 3 Wiser Men, plays saxophone. Former member of DNA Strings, Jacques Steyn plays mandolin and bass, Veterans of klopse bands Howard Links and Charlie Rhode on banjo, mandolin, and guitar take the moppie, the vastrap, the ghoemaliedjie and the tiekiedraai to new heights. From the stages of musical theatre and Malay Choir competitions, Loukmaan Adams beats the ghoema drum and the much loved Sonskyn Sisters, Ruth Hector and Elspeth Davids sing their hearts out.