SilverMountainMusic will begin on Thursday the 16th June with the Delft Big Band, one of the country’s best up and coming groups who will join local bands for a magnificent combined concert. Friday will feature an elegant evening concert, featuring a String Quartet and Bridget Rennie flute, a lively evening of music in the spectacular Schoone Oordt Country House in Swellendam. On Saturday, Louis Armstrong and Friends will be staged on the site of a converted sawmill on Strawberry Hill Farm next to the Grootvaderbsoch Nature Reserve. This will feature Prince Lengoasa, South Africa’s very own Satchmo who will perform with the Cape Town Festival Orchestra. Saturday's concert includes wine tasting from award winning Baleia wines. The final concert, on Sunday, will be a massed choir and orchestra concert in Heidelberg, including Choral favourites such as Hallelujah Chorus, Jesu Joy of Man’s Desiring and many more.
In addition to multiple concerts, the weekend will include activities that showcase local cuisine and natural attractions including, a guided dairy tour, milk tasting, guided forest walks, mountainbiking and trail running. The weekend is a perfect long weekend winter break and the event should not be missed. Tickets are limited so book here to enjoy this unique musical celebration.