Cape Town Music Guide – 24 June

Sterling EQ

The program promises to enthral young and old and will include breathtaking instrumental acrobatics expected in pieces like Asturias and Spain, innovative arrangements of Classical pieces like Handel’s Sarabande, soulful melodies such as AR Raman’s Mumbai Theme, locally inspired numbers including some Kwaito, Kwela and “Afrikaans instrumentals”, as well as Sterling EQ originals, Eastern European inspired pieces and, inevitably, a bit of Jethro Tull

25 June @ 8:30pm

R140

Café Roux, Chapmans Peak Drive, (021) 789 2538

 

The Greatest Love of All – The Whitney Houston Show

The Greatest Love Of All – The Whitney Houston Show returns by popular demand, to pay tribute to the late multi-award-winning pop diva. Belinda Davids sings Houston’s greatest hits ‘I Will Always Love You’, ‘I Wanna Dance With Somebody’, ‘One Moment in Time’, ‘Didn’t We Almost Have It All’, ‘I’m Every Woman’ and more. 

Until 16 July

R190 – R390

Artscape Opera House, DF Malan Street, Foreshore, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 428 7839

 

The Bats

The 60s Rock n Roll band The Bats, featuring Eddie Eckstein, Paul Ditchfield, Pete Clifford and Derek Gordon, play a set full of their classic 60s hits to some of their newest recordings.

Until 25 June

R100 – R180

Theatre on the Bay, Link Road, Camps Bay, Cape Town, Tel: (021) 438 3301

 

Real Music at Weinhaus + BierGarten

A live performance from a different band each week. Bands in the past have included Andy Lund and The Mission Men, Crossfire Collision, Stoker, Wolftown and The Rescue

Tuesday to Saturday

Free

Weinhaus + BierGarten, 110 Bree Street,Cape Town, Tel: 021 422 2770

 

The Barleycorn Music Club

Cape Town’s oldest music club provides a stage for up-and-coming Cape Town talent. A proven springboard for the likes of David Kramer and Freshly Ground, audiences can be assured of varied and original performances. Full bar and pub food kitchen available.

Mondays

R 20 (members) R 30 (non-members),

Villager Football Club, 11 Lansdowne Rd, Claremont,Tel: 082 493 1564