The function of the quartet is to play background music at official
and less official dinners, funerals and memorial services. On
occasion, the group has also provided preliminary music at high-profile Navy Band concerts.
Most of the music played by the quartet is light classical music.
The quartet also includes African traditional songs in its
repertoire. Most of the music is arranged and acquired by the
Many prestigious events have been graced by the music of ‘Sea
Chord’, including performances at the 3rd Sea Power Symposium, the
Chaplain General’s Conference, the Chief of the South African Navy’s
World Hydrographic Gala Concert held in Durban, as well as at a few
of the Chief of the Navy’s formal dinners.
The ‘Sea Chord’ musicians’ passion, enjoyment and love for music can
be closely heard in their performances. What a DELIGHTFUL TEAM!