For the second year running the Cathedral Choir presented a service of Easter carols and Bible readings on Easter Sunday afternoon. Although the performance was not as well attended as hoped, the carols were very well received by those present.
Tolo Gxididi, conductor and musical director
The Dean led the prayers throughout the service.
The organist, Zwezwe Ntinkinca, seen here with Siyamthemba Duma, conductor.
Isabel Fihla read the first reading in English and Tholeka Mbulali read the second reading in Xhosa
Siviwe Vikihlale, assistant conductor, read the third reading in English and Mangaliso Nompula the fourth in Xhosa
Palesa Malefane read the fifth reading in English and Nozuko Tyesi read the last reading in Xhosa
Yanga Mpongwana and Mangaliso Nompula were the soloists in 'And I Couldn't Hear Nobody Pray'
Matiba Ntanjana and Thandile Taleni were the soloists in 'The Water of Life'
Zibo Mpongwana, Chairperson, delivered the vote of thanks at the end of the performance.
Members of the Choir
Zibo Mpongwana (Chairperson)
Lungiswa Mqoqi (Secretary)
Nozuko Tyesi (Discipline & Welfare)
Bukiwe Mbulawa (Public Relations Officer)
Neziwe Nombekela (Treasurer)
Zwezwe Ntinkinca (Organist)
Siyamthemba Duma (Music Director) Masibulele Gxididi (Music Director)
Xolani Sogoni (Discipline & Welfare)
Siviwe Vikilahle (Music Director)