George Music Society receives funding

AUGUST 1, 2016

Councillor Lionel Esau, Ward Councillor for Ward 5 today handed over funding to the George Music Society, as a part of Ward 5’s R100 000 Project, as decided by the Ward Committee. The George Music Society which has been in existence for the past 25 years, hosts professional music concerts in George and as part of their outreach programme they run the annual Young Musician Competition.

A record breaking number of entrants have been received this year and the Senior and Junior winners will each receive monetary prizes. In the photograph from the left are: Mr Peter Mundell, George Music Society Committee Chairperson; Ms Sandra Tillbrook, Young Musician Competition organizer; Councillor Lionel Esau; Ms Cathy Linford. George Music Society Committee and Mr Duppie Du Plessis, Project Manager, Support Services