Marianne Wine Estate has teamed up with Iluminar Productions to host free, laid-back music sessions every last Sunday of the month from 3pm. At these afternoons of cool music, wine and tapas guests are welcome to enjoy some of Marianne’s most popular wines from the bar and a variety of three tapas for R80 pp.
The shows are free, and Iluminar Productions presents a line-up that hopes to cater for people from all walks of life.
What’s on Marianne’s bandstand
29 July 2018: Gypsy Jazz, Tapas & Wine with opening act The Hot Club of Cape Town and main act World Café. This will appeal to fans of gypsy jazz from central and Eastern Europe – instrumental folk with a vibey atmosphere designed to stir up a passion for life.
26 August 2018: French Songs, Tapas & Wine with singer-songwriter and cabaret singer Anna Davel. For lovers of French music and popular songs by famous French legends, fans of cabaret and fans of singer-songwriter Anna Davel.
23 September 2018: Blues, Tapas & Wine featuring Luna Paige with Her Blues Goes Acoustic featuring Michael Bester on guitars, Sean Sanby double bass, Simon Orange keys and Kevin Gibson on drums. For those who enjoy women in blues, and fans of Luna Paige, who journeys through time (1920’s to current time), sharing anecdotes by some of the world’s much-loved female blues stars.
28 October: Baroque, Tapas & Wine featuring the Ensemble Je Ne Comprends Pas performing Baroque interpretations of David Bowie songs. Performers are Jan Hendrik Harley, Mariechen Meyer, John Pringle and Joshua Frank. For classical music lovers, baroque and David Bowie fans. All performed on traditional Baroque instruments by top classical musicians associated with the University of Stellenbosch and tertiary institutions in the US.
25 November 2018: Folk, Tapas & Wine featuring Afrikaans singer-songwriter Gian Groen and bilingual singer-songwriter Nick Turner. For all lovers of folk and good songwriting.
For Cape Town live music gig guide: https://weekendspecial.co.za/whats-on-in-cape-town-music-diary/
What: Sunday Wine Set – Sunday Unwind. Live Music. Tapas
Marianne Wine Estate: Off R44 Stellenbosch, Cape, 021 875 5040
Marianne Wine Estate music: Every last Sunday of the month 2018, 3pm onward
Tickets: Free entry
Marianne Wine Estate bookings: 021 875 5040
Iluminar Productions: 082 859 2420, www.iluminarproductions.co.za