OTTOMAN SLAP TO RE-OPEN ST ANDREWS CONCERTS GREENPOINT
The music concerts of the Academy of St Andrew are resuming d. The series will present a concert a month, (with the exception of January and July), and that a wide selection of musical genres be offered.
Ottoman Slap won an Ovation Award at the Grahamstown Festival last year and has participated for
three years in Rocking the Daisies and the Cape Town World Music Festival. Vocalist Simone Chiara sings in Spanish and Romany, and the band plays music from Spain, Andalusia, the Balkans and Turkey, and includes Middle Eastern, Arabic, Sephardic and Klezmer items as well as its own compositions. Their concert at Christ Church Constantia in December last year was sold out and rapturously received.
R100 paid at the door
Matthew Reid ,021 794 6695/ 082 864 4550
Littlegig 24H Festival
13 & 14 February
South Africa’s Littlegig pioneers the world’s first 24-hour festival, including a lineup of international and local music, celebrity chefs, top winemakers, a festival-fashion concept store and art installations, curated by some of SA’s top talents. The ticket price includes all food and drinks, tents with mattresses, and hot showers.
12 noon Sat – 12 noon Sun
Wiesenberg Farm, Stellenbosch, Website: littlegig.co.za
Matthew Mole and Rubber Duc
Matthew Mole14 February
The SAMA nominated folk-electro singer Matthew Mole and the folk-swing band Rubber Duc perform as part of the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concert Series.
R 150 | U21s R110 | U6s free
5.15pm – 7pm | Gates open at 4pm
Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town, Tel: 021 799 8783
Valentine Under the Stars
Valentine Under the Stars is an open-air, classic-meets-pop concert filled with love and romance. Featuring Jonathan Roxmouth, Magdalene Minnaar, Lynelle Kenned, The Gugulethu Tenors, Katlego Maboe, and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra.
R 350 – R 550
8.30pm – 11pm
Century City Conference Centre, Kinetic Way, Century City, Cape Town
Quarry Valentine’s Picnic Concert
The Quarry Valentine’s Picnic Concert special features performances from the indie rock band Desmond and the Tutus, and electro indie artist Majozi , performing hits including ‘Darling’, ‘Fire’ and more.
2pm – 7pm
R150 – R250 | students R80 | U12s Free
Hillcrest Quarry, Hillcrest Wine Estate, Tygerberg Valley Rd, Durbanville, Cape Town, Tel: 021 976 4959