Goema Symphony No. 1

by The Cape Town Goema Orchestra

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    This “bootleg” EP documents the inaugural August 2010 performance of the Cape Town Goema Orchestra, showcasing excerpts from Mac McKenzie’s “Goema Symphony No. 1” and introducing a new vision for South African music. Scroll down for track details and credits. Download includes album artwork as well as information about Mac McKenzie and the Goema Orchestra's 2010 lineup. All tracks feature in the 2011 documentary feature Mama Goema: www.profoundlysouthafrican.co.za/mama-goema

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    Weaving together the contemporary, the traditional and the classical into the distinctive sound of Cape Town, Mac McKenzie puts the final touches on his most recent creation, “Goema Symphony No. 1.” Musicians Hilton Schilder, Ernestine Deane and Kyle Shepherd add context while the Cape Town Goema Orchestra rehearses for its première.

    Country: South Africa. Year: 2011. Genre: Music Documentary. Duration: 55 minutes. Language: English (with some Afrikaans & Xhosa). Subtitles: English, Afrikaans, Spanish, Portuguese, German & French. Packaging: Disc in card sleeve. Contains special features.

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    A hard copy of the "Goema Symphony No. 1" EP (26 minute "bootleg" audio CD with interactive features) as well as the documentary film Mama Goema, which features preparations, rehearsals and the première of “Goema Symphony No. 1″ (55 minute DVD with extra features). Packaging: Discs in card sleeves.

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released 28 August 2010

PROFOUNDLY SOUTH AFRICAN in partnership with
THE CAPE TOWN COMPOSERS’ WORKSHOP present

“GOEMA SYMPHONY NO. 1”

COMPOSED BY
G.S. McKenzie

PERFORMED BY
The Cape Town Goema Orchestra

SABC Studios Auditorium
Cape Town | 28 August 2010

MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Iain Harris

AUDIO RECORDING & MIXING
Daniel Eppel

SOUND & LIGHTING
Eastern Acoustics

PRODUCTION SUPPORT
Renate McKenzie
Ángela Ramirez
Cape MIC
Coffeebeans Routes
Kurus English
Roeland Liquors
Roman Security
VNG Dubbing

PHOTOGRAPHY & DESIGN
Sara C.F. de Gouveia

PRODUCED BY
Calum MacNaughton & Mac McKenzie

MORE INFORMATION
www.profoundlysouthafrican.co.za/goema-orchestra

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