City Hall Sessions

Audience with Moreira Project onstage

How do you reinvigorate a historic building and space like Cape Town City Hall and remind citizens of its worth? By breathing life and bringing people into it with music. 

Cape Town Partnership, through its Creative Cape Town programme and with support from the National Lottery Distribution Trust Fund and the City of Cape Town, launched the concert series City Hall Sessions in 2011. Profiling music from the Cape, South Africa and Africa and the Global South, the sessions are produced by well-known music documentarian and organiser Steve Gordon and his production company Making Music.

National Lottery Development Trust FundProject lead: Steve Gordon

People who make this work possible: City of Cape Town, National Lottery Distribution Trust FundCentral City Improvement District, Making Music Productions

City All Sessions

City All Sessions is a monthly series of free music concerts on Greenmarket Square, and a sub-brand of City Hall Sessions.

Held on the first Thursday of every month, City All Sessions features resident band Native Groove Collective as well as a range of special guests. City All Sessions is taking a break due to unpredictable weather and will return in September 2014.

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