This award winning pianist received distinction in both his ATCL international and B Mus Honours recital programmes. Lester started playing the piano when entering High School and has since won various prizes and awards (including Best Pianist Award in 2000 handed to him by then Minister of Education of that time, Helen Zille).
Lester has taught and lectured piano at Secondary, as well as Tertiary education levels. He plays at weddings and has performed at various prestigious events i.e. the Shoprite Women of the Year Awards in 2005.
Currently Lester is completeing his Masters degree in piano performance at UCT and is very active as a session musician in studios with both classical and jazz ensembles. He also does song writing and producing with upcoming singers in South Africa.
Styles include Classical, Jazz, Praise and Worship, Latin, Free style improvisation, R&B and many more.
Please enquire for current rate. You will receive a formal quote.
Lester’s setup includes a Roland Digital piano (RD 300sx) with full concert grand piano sound, a mixer and speakers for amplification. He can provide one-man-band style of playing (which includes bass and drums).
Please ensure there is an electricity point nearby.
Contact person: Lester le Roux
Tel: +27 (0) 769076886