Old Mutual sponsor music concerts including Music at the Lake, Music in the Gardens, Kirstenbosch Gardens Summer Concerts and the National Choir Festival.
In breathtaking venues across the provinces, well known local artists take the stage performing old and new classics from their successful music careers.
April 10, 2014
Your continued patronage supports our local artists as well as this well renowned venue.
Thank you for sharing your Sunday’s with us at yet another successful Old Mutual Summer Sunset Concerts series at Kirstenbosch!…
March 27, 2014
With five South African Music Awards (SAMA) nominations, sensational house music trio, Mi Casa is set to perform at the Old Mutual Music at the Lake series on Sunday, 6 April at the Durban Botanic Gardens. Supporting them is the highly popular group, The Muffinz.
Mi Casa is riding a wave of chart-topping singles, including “Jika” and “Turn You On”, and is blazing the dance floors in South Africa, the continent…
March 11, 2014
The Old Mutual National Choir Festival has been developing musical talent in this country for the past thirty seven years and is known as the country’s oldest, biggest and most prestigious choral music competition.
Founded by Professor Khabi Mngoma in 1978, the competition encourages and promotes choral excellence while providing great enjoyment to participants and audiences alike. The festival aims to take the standard of choral music in Southern Africa to…
March 10, 2014
The fifth instalment of the Cape Town Folk 'n Acoustic Music Festival is taking place at Kirstenbosch. This concert features an incredible line-up of South African folk and acoustic artists. The evening promises to be an experience of the finest musical storytelling from the personal journeys of Arno Carstens, Laurie Levine, Josie Field and many many more ..
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February 19, 2014
On Mother’s Day, Sunday, 11 May, music lovers can join Mango Groove at the Durban Botanic Gardens to honour and celebrate mothers at the Old Mutual Music at the Lake concert.
“As a mother, this is one of the holidays that is nearest and dearest to my heart and I’m happy to spend it with moms and their families, at the garden,” commented Claire Johnston, Mango Groove lead vocalist.
The band’s unique…
January 24, 2014
The 2014 season of Old Mutual Music at the Lake kicks off with an explosive love theme – Gangs of Ballet and The Durban City Orchestra join forces for a Valentine’s Day concert on Friday, 14 February at the Durban Botanic Gardens.
This one is for music lovers who want a break from the mainstream; something different, fun and beautiful.
Gangs of Ballet’s music has been described as a blend of new…
January 15, 2014
This week's Old Mutual Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts Series artist needs little introduction.
Johnny Clegg is one of South Africa's most celebrated sons. He is a singer,
songwriter, dancer, anthropologist and musical activist whose infectious
crossover music – a vibrant blend of Western pop and African rhythm – has
exploded onto the international scene and broken through the barriers in his
Clegg's haunting refrain 'Impi' (meaning "Zulu warriors" or
"War") regularly echoes within any South African…
November 12, 2013
The stage is set for Old Mutual National Choir Festival finals in Durban. South African choral capabilities are said to be some of the best in the world, and on 7 and 8 December the nation’s finest choirs will pull out the stops to prove they are worthy of this lofty reputation as they battle it out in the finals of the Old Mutual National Choir Festival at the Durban…
November 05, 2013
The Old Mutual Carols by Candlelight concerts have become a mainstay of the festive season and are synonymous with giving to the less fortunate. This year is no different: on 30 November and 1 December, the Walter Sisulu National Botanical Gardens and Pretoria National Botanical Gardens (respectively) will reverberate to the sounds of Christmas carols.
The Bala Brothers and the Field Band Foundation will lead the singing. The Field Band Foundation’s…
October 31, 2013
Please note that there will be a variety of food available on sale inside the Durban ICC Arena at the NCF finals. Unfortunately you won’t be able to purchase food outside the Arena and bring it in, so for your convenience, we have listed the food and beverages that will be on sale inside the Arena.
Public Catering at ICC Durban Arena…