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From its inception in 1994 the NMMU Choir (formerly UPE Choir) under Junita Lamprecht-Van Dijk has enjoyed numerous national and international invitations, including:

  • 2015 Represented Africa at the IFCM World Choral Expo in Macau; hosted the Kuesta Univeristy Choral Festival; performed at the BeKoor/AChoired Taste Choral Festival in Cape Town
  • 2014 Represented Africa the the 12th China Internatonal Chorus Festival and IFCM World Choral Summit in Beijing, China; 20 Year NMMU Choir Reunion Festival
  • 2013 Kuesta University Choral Festival at University of Johannesburg
  • 2012 Represented Africa at the 11th China International Chorus Festival and IFCM World Summit in Beinjing, China
  • 2011 Being 1 of 24 choirs chosen to perform at the IFCM 9th World Choral Symposium in Puerto Madryn, Argentina
  • 2010 Performing at La Fabrica del Canto International Choral Festival in Legnanao, Italy and the opening of the FIFA world cup festivities in Milano, Italy.
  • 2009 International Choral competition, Spittal an der Drau, Austria.
  • 2007 Endler Hall, Kuesta University Choral Festival: Stellenbosch Horizons Tour to USA - invited by the Sister Cities Association, Jacksonville, Florida and the Chicago Children’s Choir2004 The Windhoek International Arts Festival, Namibia
  • 2000 Featured in a film based on the life of Nelson Mandela commissioned by Norway and filmed on Robben Island.
  • 1999 Voices International Choir Festival: Trondheim in Norway.
  • 1998 & 2002 Grahamstown Arts Festival: Main Festival.
  • 1999 Performing before Queen Elizabeth II1998 Centennial Celebrations of Philippine Nation, Manila, Philippines.
  • 1996 & 2000 Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees, Oudtshoorn: Main Festival.
  • 1996 & 2000 FICU International University Choir Festival, Valencia, Spain
  • 1996 Performing before President Nelson Mandela (Port Elizabeth)