A wedding is one of the the most important events in our lives, and La Africa is the only choice, if only the best will do. Buchanan Marais is the La Africa Orchestra leader, and in the last 22 years has played at over a 1000 weddings, countrywide!! The hand picked musicians and singers in La Africa have played in the top orchestras in the country, and our singers have performed internationally and even recorded duets with opera celebrity Paul Potts. This wealth of experience and talent is at your disposal when you make a booking with La Africa.
Buchanan plays Orchestral Flute, Pan Flute, and Harmonica , and can be booked as a solo act or with any combination of the following instruments and singers:
Strings: Violin, Cello, Double Bass, up to 8 string players
Singers: Opera tenors , Opera Sopranos, full Choir.
La Africa musicians and singers are always rehearsed to perfection and the dresscode adhered to by all members is strictly upmarket and chic. No matter the size of the ensemble booked, La Africa will always look and sound magnificent.
The repertoire played by La Africa ranges from Classical Evergreens, Golden Oldies, Jazz, to Film Themes and Pop , and we specialize in the Operatic Hits made famous by the Three Tenors, Sarah Brightman and Andrea Bocelli. Every song selected by us has been tried and tested and is aimed at making your wedding…. UNFORGETTABLE!!
We love to play at weddings and we feel it is an honor to be part of a Bride’s fairytale, so do not hesitate to make contact. We are upmarket yet budget friendly, and will always try to make your dreams come true. A free and no obligation consultation is but a phone call away.