Theo Erasmus

Piano Accordionist, Composer, Arranger, Producer and Band Leader.

Born 6 May (World Accordion Day) 1942 in Pretoria, South Africa.

Started playing the accordion at 12. He taught himself to play and also taught himself theory of music as well as sight reading. He became a studio musician at age 14.

Theo released more than 50 albums. He was nominated 6 times for a SARI Award. He received a ARTES and OKTV Award.

He was with the SABC Music Department for 25 years and ended up as head of light music. Theo is still in the market for arranging (backings), and run a succesfull dance band which is available for various types of functions.

Contact Details:

Tel / Fax: 011 672 8073
Cell: 082 855 6147
Email: theo_erasmus@telkomsa.net

The following Theo Erasmus albums are available at the above mentioned contact details:

  • Straatkafee
  • Die Romantiese Akkordeon
  • Trekklavier Skatkis
  • The Magic of Romance
  • Die Classics gaan Sakkie Sakkie
  • Hansie Roodt Huldeblyk