GALINA JURITZ – Electric Violin
Galina Juritz studied violin under Prof Farida Bacharova and obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Performance from the University of Cape Town. During her professional career she has performed with numerous orchestras, chamber ensembles, fusion bands, dance productions and guested with some of the country’s top solo artists. In 2010 she started working with composer and performer Neo Muyanga and has since performed in his debut productions Memory of How it Feels and The Flower of Shembe. She has composed music for bands, chamber ensembles and short films, and often works as a session recording artist.
ANJULIE NOCK – ELECTRIC CELLIST
Anjulie Nock is well known in the industry as both performer and recording artist. She has backed top national and international acts and her performance experience and versatility stretches from accompanying SA’s first POP IDOL Heinz Winkler to touring through England with the Royal Shakespeare Theatre Company. She was part of the all-female cross over folk band Zamar for three years, in which time they recorded two albums and performed at Huisgenoot Skouspel. Anjulie enjoys her work as a freelance artist. She is a regular performer at the annual Woordfees, National Arts Festivals and she contributed to the albums of Arno Carstens, Prime Circle and Die Heuwels Fantasties in 2016. Anjulie is also part of the Red Cello Productions team where she performs in and composes for Rosanthorn Cello Trio, The Bubble and with popular fusion band Coda Africa in an ad hoc capacity.
“Rosanthorn has happened at just the right time for me. I am playing the instrument that I love most, in a new and innovative way’
DORETTE ROOS – ELECTRIC CELLIST
Dorette Roos is a classical cellist employed by the Cape Philharmonic Orchestra. She completed her master of music degree in cello performance at the University of Stellenbosch, where she was a student of Dalena Roux. In 2009, Dorette spent a large part of the year in Salzburg, Austria, where she furthered her studies with Professor Heidi Litschauer at the Mozarteum University. In June 2007, Dorette graduated with a Bachelor of Music from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music in the United States, where she studied primarily with Cathy Meints, member of the Cleveland Orchestra.
Dorette is also involved in recordings, theatre productions and various chamber music concerts. In 2016 she spread her musical wings by joining the Red Cello Productions team as electric cellist. She forms part of their newest venture, the Rosanthorn Electric Cello Trio and also performs in The Bubble.
“I absolutely love the new dimension electric cello brings to my world. Rosanthorn is such an exciting and beautiful project. I am honoured to be part of it.”
Jude Harpstar, a Semi-Finalist (Top 18) in “SA’s Got Talent 2014”, is an
internationally trained and award-winning artist. She has also won 2 International Awards for “Best Acoustic Song” and “Best Pop/Adult/Contemporary EP” in The Independent Music Awards with her duo LU FLUR.
Jude has been described by Paul Boekkooi (Arts journalist, theatre
reviewer and music critic) as “arguably the most versatile and both technically
and musically one of the most inspiring harpists…”
Jude’s talent has taken her all over the world, and performs and composes/produces in various genres. This unique and passionate performer is no stranger to collaborating with celebrities, amongst them South African popstar Toya Delazy, South African legend Pops Mohamed, South African Hip-Hop King KWESTA DAKAR, Bianca Le Grange etc.
Jude is a harpist for Red Cello Productions and performs for The Bubble at SA’s top corporate events.
- Any of the above musicians in The Bubble
- Any of the above musicians as a Soloist, Duo or Trio