Kirstenbosch-Summer-Concerts

The summer season is far from over and there are still plenty of Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts to enjoy this year!

On Sunday afternoons, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden is transformed to accommodate a stage for outdoor live music concerts. Well-loved local and international artists will grace the stage, while lovers of music and the outdoors enjoy the tunes and the summer sun. Bring along your friends and family, picnic baskets (or pre-order one from the Kirstenbosch Tea Room or Moyo Restaurant Kirstenbosch) and blankets to enjoy the country’s indigenous flora with Table Mountain as the backdrop to the music.

Below is the line-up for the rest of the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts:

24 February

The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra

The Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra will once again be performing in this season’s Summer Sunset Concerts. Brandon Phillips will conduct the orchestra with violinist Alexander Gilman from Germany in an exciting programme comprising Mozart’s Symphony No 34 in C major (Linz), Korngold’s  Violin Concerto and Beethoven’s Symphony No 5.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h30 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

3 March

Amanda Black / Sun-EL Musician

Amanda Black has won the hearts of many South Africans through her unique voice and undoubtedly talent and an incredible expression of emotions through her music. Sun-EL Musician is a futuristic artist who has his path already defined and is ready to go where most have failed to go. The two artists share the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts stage this summer.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h15 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

Amanda-Black

10 March

Matthew Mole

Matthew Mole is back on an extensive South African tour and will make an appearance at the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts. Mole has given us chart-topping hits including Holding On, Run, and Take yours, I’ll Take Mine.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h30 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

Matthew-Mole

17 March

Spoegwolf / Jan Blohm

Multi-award winning singer-songwriter and poet, Jan Blohm and the band that has been described as the face of “current Afrikaans music”, Spoegwolf will be rocking at the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts. Blohm’s debut album, Melkstraat Confessions, won ‘Album of the Year’ in 2005 with the GMT Awards and Spoegwolf have recently released their third album Die Donker Toring.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h15 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

Jan-Blohm

24 March

Shortstraw / Bam Bam Brown

Shortstraw is known for getting the crowd dancing, and Bam Bam Brown with their eclectic sound of Afro-Folk-Rock, are known for giving the crowd an electric live performance. Don’t miss out on these two performers at the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h15 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

31 March

GoodLuck / Easy Freak

GoodLuck’s music is an irresistible blend of electronica, pop and subtle influences of jazz. While Easy Freak’s music is a natural fusion of pop, hip-hop, funk, and soul. The two bands will be sharing the Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts stage to bring us a memorable performance.

Time: Gates open at 16h00, concert starts at 17h15 to 19h00.
Venue: Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Rhodes Drive, Newlands, Cape Town
Info: 021 799 8783
Cost: From R150 for youth (6 – 21 with ID), R190 for adults, children under 6 enter for FREE.
BOOK: http://www.webtickets.co.za/kirstenbosch-concerts
#KBRocks

Goodluck-Band