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  • Win TicketsWIN 4 tickets and a picnic hamper to the Carols by Candlelight show at any of the above mentioned botanical gardens.Enter Now
  • Old Mutual Music in the GardensThe concerts alternate between Walter Sisulu and Pretoria National Botanical Gardens, and offer the public a totally unique way to experience our local artists.Read More
  • Old Mutual Music at the LakeHeld once a month on a Saturday or Sunday from February to December 2014 in the Durban Botanical Gardens, these open-air concerts cater for all music tastes.Read More
  • National Choir FestivalThe National Choir Festival is a national choral music competition, it is an annual event that runs from January to December.Read More

Old Mutual Music Concerts

Old Mutual sponsor music concerts  including Music at the LakeMusic in the Gardens and theNational 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.

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Old Mutual Music at the Gardens and Old Mutual Music at the Lake brings you Carols by Candlelight in the Walter Sisulu Botanical Gardens, the Pretoria Botanical Gardens and the Durban Botanical Gardens.

WIN 4 tickets and a picnic hamper to the Carols by Candlelight show at any of the above mentioned botanical gardens.

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Congratulations to the winners of our previous competition to win tickets to Johnny Clegg and Jeremy Loops!

Ms Wendy Coleman won double tickets to the Jeremy Loops concert.

Ms Onalenna Mokoto won double tickets to the Johnny Clegg concert!


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October 14, 2014 Homegrown sounds to put a spring in Durban’s step. Sensational local singer-songwriter, Matthew Mole, is set to ignite the Durban Botanic Gardens on Sunday, 19 October 2014, when the Old Mutual Music at the Lake concert series brings quality springtime vibes to eThekwini. Supporting Mole are Hot Water and Monark The Cape Town-born folk/electronica whizz’s debut album, The Home We Built, rocketed Mole to the top of the iTunes chart when it…
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August 28, 2014 Old Mutual will not renew its sponsorship of the Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts for the upcoming season. When negotiating the new sponsorship agreement, we contracted with an independent sponsorship evaluation agency to assess the current market value of the Old Mutual Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset concerts. Although our offer was based on the fair value of this evaluation, the Curator of the Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden declined our sponsorship proposal. We are immensely proud…
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August 27, 2014 Award winning South African band the Parlotones will perform at the Old Mutual Music in the Gardens series at the Pretoria Botanical Gardens on September 14. This will be the group’s first performance since lead singer Kahn Morbee’s operation. Morbee recently had polyps removed from his vocal chords. “We have the month of August off while Kahn recovers from his operation but we are very excited to be playing again,” says guitarist…
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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,…
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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…
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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…
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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!…
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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…
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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…
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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 .. Get your tickets here  …
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