Joburg -Music Guide 20Aug

50 Carat Gold

Music that has defined music history is the theme of the show, showcasing 50 of the greatest songs of all time.

Until 11 Oct @ 8pm

R100 –R170

Barnyard Theatre. Cnr Witkoppen and Rivonia Road, Sunninghill. (Tel) 011-467-6983

Thank you for the music

A tribute show featuring music from Abba, Queen and the Bee Gees! Take a trip down memory lane with the 11 piece cast and live band at Barnyard Theatre.

Until 30 Aug @ 8pm (Tue-Sat), 2pm (Sun)

R100 – R170

Barnyard Theatre. 64 Jones Road, Kempton Park. (Tel) 011-823-6933

Rise and Shine Festival 2015

The day starts off with a Yoga Session followed by a concert featuring a great line-up of local bands. Look forward to tucking into delicious meals, sipping on fresh coconuts or tasting some great craft beer.

22 Aug @ 8am

R120 – R250

Sandton Central Park. Cnr Sandton and Grayston Drive. (Tel) 011-712-6614

Old Mutual Music in the Gardens

This weekend Freshly ground takes to the stage at the Botanical Gardens with their unique South African sound. Get there early to get a space on the lawns and don’t forget to pack a picnic basket too.

23 Aug @ 1pm

R50

Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens. Malcolm Road, Poortview, Roodepoort. (Tel) 086-100-1278

Shades of Grey Blues Band

A group that share a passion for blues, rock and music. Their repertoire includes Jazz, Delta Blues and more drawing inspiration from music greats like BB King and Eric Clapton to name a few.

22 Aug @ 7pm

R80

Winnies Soul & Jazz Restaurant. 1 Daphny Street, Wendywood Shopping Centre, Wendywood. (Tel) 073-828-8888

Saturday Jazz

Enjoy a fresh cup of coffee while listening to the smooth jazzy sounds of one of the professional Jazz Musicians organized by Thomas Dancer.

22 Aug @ 10am

Free

The Perfect Cup. 54 Tyrone Avenue, Parkview. (Tel) 011-486-0683

David Tombak and Coleen Mare

In true style Theatre on the Square in Sandton will be hosting another great musician as part of their lunch time concerts. This week get to listen to David Tombak on violin and Coleen Mare on Piano.

21 Aug @ 1pm

R40

Auto & General Theatre on the Square. Cnr of Rivonia Road and West Street. (Tel) 011-883-8606

Those were the days

Take a trip down memory lane to the sixties and get ready to ‘twist again’. Listen to music from the great artists that really sculpted their genres from Clapton to Joplin and The Beatles.

23 Jul – 30 Aug @ 8pm (Tue-Sat)

R170

Barnyard Theatre, Cresta. Cresta Shopping Centre, Beyers Naude Drive, Randburg. (Tel) 011-478-5300