La Motte

Classical Concerts at La Motte Wine Estate

Open Monday to Saturday 09h00-17h00
Closed on Sundays & Christian religious holidays
 
+27 21 - 876 8000
(R45) Main Road Franschhoek
www.la-motte.com
info@la-motte.co.za
LaMottewine
La Motte
LaMotteWine

Classical Concerts at La Motte Wine Estate

La Motte's culture of excellence reaches far beyond wine-making, by embracing the wonder of classical music

La Motte wine estate in Franschhoek is home to many a spectacular blend of wine, as well as fine food inspired by the artwork of the famous Jacob Hendrik Pierneef (1886–1957), which you will find on exhibition at the La Motte Museum. What’s more, this one-of-a-kind estate also promotes the appreciation of classical music through their Classical Music Concerts, which takes place from October to December 2017.

In line with its culture of excellence, La Motte is committed to historic and cultural preservation, in architecture and the arts, which is why they host some of the finest classical artists in South Africa at their spectacular venue.

On 21 October 2017 pianist Christopher Park will grace the La Motte Historic Cellar stage with a live performance of the work of famous composers Schumann, Stravinsky and Neuwirth. Park, who won the prestigious Leonard Bernstein Award in 2014, will be performing work from his new album.

On 18 November 2017 the Grobler-Martens Trio will be treating audiences to a magnificent performance. This trio, which comprises musicians and members of staff from Stellenbosch University, includes pianist Pieter Grobler, violinist Suzanne Martens and cellist Peter Martens. They were nominated as one of the best instrumental productions at the Woordfees festival in Stellenbosch earlier this year. Expect the classic sounds of Debussy, Schumann and Shostakovich.

On 9 December 2017 mezzo-soprano Minette du Toit-Pearce and baritone George Stevens welcomes the festive season in song for the annual Christmas concert at La Motte. Expect an oratoria of Christmas carols and songs. Together with narrator Johann Nel, La Motte, Minette du Toit-Pearce and George Stevens promises you with a Christmas production you’ll never forget!

With its picturesque setting, historic buildings and peaceful atmosphere, La Motte is an enchanting destination for all visitors to the Cape Winelands.

PRICING AND BOOKING INFORMATION FOR CLASSICAL CONCERTS AT LA MOTTE WINE ESTATE

Admission to the Classical Concerts will cost R200/p. La Motte’s gates will open at 6pm and the show will start promptly at 7pm. Reservations can be made by calling Angela on +27(0)21 876 8000 or email concerts@la-motte.co.za.

---

Want to know more about La Motte's offerings? Read more here.

---

Use our events section for an up-to-date overview of happenings in Cape Town. Also, don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter and if you have a smart phone, add m.capetownmagazine.com to your home screen for quick access on the go!

Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, join our Google+ circle, connect with us on LinkedIn, check out our photos on Instagram and follow our Pinterest boards for updates on what’s happening in an around the Mother City!

Cape Town Events Calendar
September 2017
SUN MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30

Swordfern Exterior by NightSwordfern Hair Emporium’s Bring A Bro Hair Special

Bring your bro and get a haircut on the house from Swordfern

OrphanageBree Street’s Orphanage brings you Encore Wednesdays

Bree Street comes alive with the sounds of old school hip hop and R&B

ElectroFitnessGroup Sessions With ElectroFitness

Drop it like it's squat

La Motte ConcertsClassical Concerts at La Motte Wine Estate

La Motte's culture of excellence reaches far beyond wine-making, by embracing the wonder of classical music

La MotteHistoric Walk at La Motte in Franschhoek

Discover interesting history and heritage of the Franschhoek area on the La Motte estate in the Cape Winelands

La MotteSip and Swirl the Nectar of Yesteryear at La Motte

You had me at Merlot

SwordfernSwordfern Hair Emporium’s Gender-Neutral Cuts

Cutting costs, and saving water, with gender-neutral haircuts at Swordfern

SANParks Tankwa NPFree Week of Entry to SANParks in September

Get up close and personal with Mother Nature for mahala at Mzansi’s breathtaking national parks!

EclecticaEclectica Design and Art Presents ‘Dream Rift’

Brush away all the facts, and journey to a world connected by dreams and realities

Painterly Group Exhibition‘Painterly’ Group Exhibition at the Grande Provence Gallery

The beauty of oil paint steals the show at this art showcase

Business of Wine and Tourism Conference - 10The Business of Wine & Food Tourism Conference at Spier

Learn from the best of the best at this unique tourism conference

Villains Ale2-for-1 Burger Special at Villains

Bring on the meat

We Cannot Be Silent Exhibition launch 2017Exhibition: We Cannot Be Silent at the Castle of Good Hope

A dynamic multimedia exhibition seeks to challenge ideas around gender violence in Cape Town. We Cannot Be Silent – it’s time to take action.

Predator End of Year FunctionHost a Year End Function at the Two Oceans Aquarium

Throw a party unlike any other at the Mother City’s underwater wonderland

Paragliding Cape TownCape Town Paragliding Special with Para Taxi

Take to the skies on any Wednesday with this reputable company and receive R100 off your flying experience

aFREAKaaFREAKa Clothing Adult Onesies

Unleash your inner freak in one of these playful and trendy locally designed one-piece suits

MAReSOLMAReSOL’s Mouth-Watering Winter Menu

This authentically Portuguese restaurant brings the heat this winter

thali thaliArchery Lessons at Thali Thali Game Lodge

Practise your bow and arrow skills under the guidance of one of the best archers in the world at this pretty West Coast wildlife reserve

The Backyard Grill Lounge RibsBBQ Ribs Special at The Backyard Grill Lounge

Savour succulent, sticky ribs for just R150 per kilogram on Wed, Sat and Sun

Glowing Rooms 3Glowing Rooms SA offers a special opening price!

Pay a special rate for entrance into SA’s first 3D space-themed glow-in-the-dark mini-golf adventure

Fun Car Hire Red and Black BeetleFun Car: Cheap Car Hire in Cape Town

Buzz through the Mother City in a budget Beetle, Citi Golf, Jeep Cherokee, Mercedes-Benz C-Class and more

mavericksHave a Big Night Out at Mavericks Gentlemen’s Club

Score entry, a beer, a burger and a table dance for less than you’d expect at this Mother City revue bar

cloud 9 rooftop bar lions table mountainHappy Hour Special at Cloud 9 Rooftop Bar in Cape Town

Celebrate the midweek mark with discounted cocktails, 2-for-1 local craft beers and ciders and uninterrupted 360-degree views of the Mother City

True Italic EntranceA True Italic Signature

Sample genuine Italian cuisine with one of these must-try meals at this authentic Bree Street osteria

WeatherGiveawaysTravel Tips

Curious to make exciting discoveries in Cape Town every day? "LIKE" us for a daily hidden gem.