Nombuso Ndlandla hails from a small town called Piet Retief, Mpumalanga. She holds a Diploma in Music from the North West University and is currently studying for a BMus Degree in Music.
Nombuso’s singing path started at the age of 13 at Amadlelo Aluhlaza Secondary school. In 2009, Nombuso joined the Chamber Choir of South Africa under the leadership of Michael Dingaan. Other conductors she has worked with include Richard Cock and Mokale Koapeng.
Nombuso has performed as a soloist in Handel’s Messiah, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Vivaldi’s Gloria and Britten’s Noye's Fludde, Purcell’s King Arthur and Dido and Aeneas.
She has participated in masterclasses with Barbara Hill Moore, Erica Eloff, Kobie van Rensburg, Jacques le Roux, Jacques Imbrailo and Prof. Josef Protschka. Her voice teachers and coaches include Pierre Du Toit, Mandie de Villiers Schutte and Dr. Conroy Cupido.
Nombuso Ndlandla currently obtained a one-year scholarship from the Johannesburg International Mozart Festival, which will enable her to study at the Musikhochschule in Cologne, Germany, beginning in autumn 2013.