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Meet the Voxies: Hanlica Erasmus (S1)

Meet our Scintillating Soprano: Hanlica Erasmus​ #Vox_Tribe

Q: What is your day job?

A: A Teacher.

Q: How many years have you been singing in a choir?

A: Since I was 7, so 20 years! 😱

Q: What has been your most memorable experience with Vox to date?

A: Singing: "Ek sal sterf en na my vader gaan" - Franco Prinsloo for the first time. A poem by famous South African poet, Breyten Breytenbach.

Q: What do you enjoy the most about being part of Vox?

A: Singing with my sister and having an extended family. #vox_family

Q: Which piece is your favourite that you have performed with Vox Chamber Choir?

A: Naturally, "Ek sal sterf en na my vader gaan" - composed by our conductor, Franco Prinsloo. This is truly a transcending work.

Q: What do you look forward to the most with Vox Chamber Choir?

A: Getting to sing and perform again, freely and without worry.

Q: If you could have a superpower, what would it be?

A: Control over the weather.

Q: What are you reading/binge watching at the moment:

1. Reading - What? You have time to read?;

2. Watching - Vikings.

Q: Name another hobby/interest you participate in?

A: Crocheting!

Q: Name a section in a piece we perform that gives you goosebumps every time:

A: The section: "U het weer opgestaan" from "Kruis van Liefde" - It is part of the Finale and is magnificent. There won't be a dry eye in our audience when you hear it.

Q: List 3 things on your bucket list:

1. Getting a PhD;

2. Going to Ireland;

3. Swimming with the Voxies in Lake Garda in Italy again.

📸 Photo Credit: JP Hanekom​ (


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