■ The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra will host its first debut gala concert on Sunday February 25 at Artscape Opera House, at 6pm. The concert will feature singers Paxton Fielies and Craig Lucas, jazz pianist Kyle Shepherd, and the Khayelitsha-based singing group, Heavenly Quartez. It will include symphonic pop, jazz, rock and classics and will be conducted by Brandon Phillips. Tickets cost from R90 to R190. Book through Computicket or Artscape Dial-A-Seat on 021 421 7695.