Old Mutual sponsor music concerts including Music at the Lake, Music in the Gardens 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.
We are offering you a chance to see Johnny Clegg perform live on 6 July at the Pretoria Botanic Gardens.
This competition is now closed!
June 20, 2014
Iconic musician Johnny Clegg and indie rockers Shortstraw will headline the Old Mutual Music in the Gardens concert at SANBI’s Pretoria National Botanical Garden on Sunday, 6 July 2014 as the country celebrates the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.
“The 18th of July would have been Tata Madiba’s 96th birthday,” says Old Mutual sponsorship manager Bandile Mngoma. “While we as a nation were grief-stricken by his passing last December,…
June 04, 2014
Gauteng’s young at heart are invited join in the 10th year anniversary celebration of the South African National Biodiversity Institute’s with Mi Casa and AKA. Old Mutual Music in the Gardens will host two very special concerts this June as part of these celebrations.
Soulful deep house kingpins Mi Casa, the winners of multiple South African Music Awards and the darlings of dance floors nationwide, will perform with fellow afro-soul house…
May 14, 2014
Experience the best music in the most beautiful and tranquil settings!
It’s time to get the picnic baskets, blankets and friends together for a great musical experience in the most beautiful and tranquil settings as the 2014 season of The Old Mutual Music In The Gardens gets underway from May to November.
Jimmy Dludu, The Muffinz, AKA, Reason, Johnny Clegg, Mi Casa, Donald, Mango Groove, Josie Field and Shortstraw are just some…
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…