Cape Town Music Guide -2June

Brandy & Blues Evening

Backsberg Estate Cellars presents their inaugural series of Brandy and Blues evenings, with the first event featuring Valiant Swart. These intimate gigs allow guests to get up close and personal with South Africa’s foremost blues artists, and the music is complemented with a glass of Sydney Back Brandy or Glühwein on arrival, followed by a two-course dinner of slow-roasted lamb shank and Sydney Brandy pudding.

2 June, 6.30PM

R300 (booking required)

Backsberg Estate Cellars, Simondium Rd, Klapmuts, Paarl
021 875 5952

Cape Town Big Band Jazz Festival

This musical delight will provide young aspiring musicians with an opportunity to play in front of a knowledgeable and appreciative audience. The aim of the annual jazz celebration, which is now in its 19th year, is to give players in schools, colleges and community bands the chance hone their talents and encourage career-building development through education.

Until 3 June

R50 – R350

Baxter Concert Hall, Baxter Theatre Complex, Rondebosch, Cape Town

021 685 7880

Rock Legends of Yesteryear

Patrick Canovi & rock band, Kiss the Sky are showcasing “Rock Legends of Yesteryear”.

4 June, 2:30PM

R80

Hillcrest Quarry

021 9764959

Jazz at The Crypt

Born in San Diego, California in 1960, composer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist William Haubrich has established himself on the local jazz and African music scenes. Willie Haubrich on trumpet/trombone accompanied by Andrew Lilley-piano, Charles Lazar-bass, Jarryd West-drums.

31 May, 8PM

R50 – R100

1 Wale Street, Cape Town

0793876494