Singer Zanne Stapelberg and pianist Kathleen Tagg, two of South Africa`s leading musicians release their first CD under their own names with a bang at the beautiful Fugard Theatre this December. Soul of Fire is a genre-bending production conceived by Zanne Stapelberg and Kathleen Tagg as a vehicle for the magnificence of music from Spain and Latin America.
Capetonians are invited to experience the passion, soul and warmth of this music as they perform the music from their CD with full band and launch it into the world. South Africa`s beloved diva teams up with acclaimed New York pianist/arranger Kathleen Tagg for a genre-bending show mixing passion, warmth, virtuosity and soul. Hear Zanne`s signature songs in Spanish alongside the instrumental tangos of Piazzola in new, explosive original arrangements- to the magical energy of Spanish Zarzuela.
The program is rounded out by intricate new arrangements of haunting folk songs from Spain, Argentina and Brazil, with a unique, virtuosic combination of instruments- violin, piano, bass and percussion.