After the success of Concerts Connect’s premiere series of three concerts, in partnership with Overstrand Arts/Kunste (OAK), music lovers can once again look forward to another world-class online concert featuring the Amici Quartet with Megan-Geoffrey Prins on Sunday 2 August from the historical Old Nectar in Stellenbosch.

The stream will start at 15:30 with an introduction to the venue, the artists and partner organisations. The concert, featuring Schumann’s Piano Quintet and Dvořák’s Piano Quintet No 2, will start at 16:00.

The Cape Town-based Amici String Quartet comprises Suzanne Martens, Petrus de Beer, Karin Gaertner and Peter Martens, who have appeared throughout South Africa to great critical acclaim. Megan-Geoffrey Prins was named as the 2019 Standard Bank Young Artist for Music and is currently a full-time lecturer in piano at the University of Pretoria.

Concerts Connect has partnered with Overstrand Arts/Kunste (OAK) and six other music societies in presenting this concert. Tickets are available at and can be purchased in support of OAK. For enquiries, contact OAK secretary René du Plooy on 082 940 4238 or

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