Cape Town Marimba Festival
The Cape Town Marimba Festival is a joint venture between the Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival and Woodworx Marimbas. Woodworx Marimbas is involved in the development of African music on the marimba. The organisation provides marimba teachers to schools, manufactures and supplies marimba instruments and operates as a performing band.
12 May 7:45PM
R50 – R100
Baxter Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre Complex, Rondebosch.
071 712 5550
Love Your Neighbour – Free Concert
In honour of Africa Month, musicians Sylvestre Kabassidi and Zolani Mahola (Freshlyground) perform a free concert, entitled Love Your Neighbour, at Cape Town’s Central Library.
12 May, 3PM
Central Library, Drill Hall, Darling St, CBD, Cape Town
Beethoven Quartets for Concert Series
Continuing their interpretation in recital for the Cape Town Concert Series of the Beethoven String Quartets, violinist David Juritz and members of the Amici Quartet will play three more – Op 18 No 1,Op 74 and Op 132 – in their recital.
13 May, 8PM
Baxter Theatre, Rondebosch Main Road, Rondebosch.
021 439 7663
Yoann (France) & Sisandu and Mapumba (DRC) at Alma Café
A laidback café atmosphere offering live music.
13 May 7:30PM
R150 incl. Meal
Alma Cafe, 20 Alma Rd, Rosebank, Cape Town
021 685 7377
Chris Chameleon – The Franschhoek Cellar
Award-winning Afrikaans musician Chris Chameleon promotes his latest album Jy en Ek en Ek en Jy at The Franschhoek Cellar. He performs new self-written songs, as well as a medley of his hits that made him a household name over the years.
14 May, 3PM
The Franschhoek Cellar, R45, Franschhoek Main Rd, Franschhoek Valley
021 876 2086
Memories and Melodies – Aviva Pelham
The leading lady in umpteen shows, here and abroad. She is fluent in singing, acting, directing, producing, play writing, advising, coaching etc. etc. Aviva always produces a stunning concert with the new talent that she has found.
17 May 10:30AM
Bellville Civic Theatre, Voortrekker Road
021 976 1227 firstname.lastname@example.org
Neil Young tribute played by Dusty Rhodes Band
A tribute to Neil Young, Canadian singer-songwriter, who is well known for playing with Buffalo Springfield, and Crosby, Stills and Nash. The Dusty Rhodes Band is a folk/rock band who recreates that unique acoustic sound of Neil Young. Featuring songs such as Alabama, harvest, old man, southern man, and many more. Booking is essential. Patrons can pre order our delicious Mediterranean mezze platters or bring their own.
26 May, 6:30PM
Villa Pascal Guest House and Theatre, Durbanville.
0825694147 / 0219752566