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Friday, February 22, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar - Wedding - Holden Manz - 21st Feb 2019

The dramatic view of the major mountain fire behind Holden Manz Wine Estate during the early hours of yesterday morning - sent to me by a concerned groom due to get married later that day in front of the reception venue on the left where I was due to perform ! 

The wedding ceremony area between the vineyards with thick smoke from the mountain fire !

Firefighting helicopter helping to keep the situation under control just before the wedding ceremony.

Another view of the mountain fire just before sunset.

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Sound Image Acoustic Duo - La Residence - 18th Feb 2019

The Sound Image Acoustic Duo with vocalist-guitarist Paul Q had the pleasure of performing for a special birthday celebration at the Vineyard Private Lounge at La Residence luxury hotel and spa in Franschhoek. 

It was a honour to be the first to perform at this wonderful brand new venue on the estate !

Monday, February 18, 2019

Acoustic Guitar - Flute Duo - Constantia Wedding - 16th Feb 2019

It was a pleasure to perform with flute virtuoso and record breaking marathon swimmer Carina Bruwer for an intimate wedding ceremony in Constantia on Saturday !

Sunday, February 17, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar- Hazendal Wine Estate - 14th Feb 2019

Two solo acoustic guitar performances for an evening picnic on the lawn outside and inside the restaurant for Valentine's Day at the impressive Hazendal Wine Estate in Stellenbosch. 

Night time images of the historical building (1781) complete with the moon (above) and a reflective moment at the eye-catching contemporary pavilion (below).

Saturday, February 16, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar - Winchester Mansions - 9th Feb 2019

Winchester Mansions Hotel pool photographed during a short break in between sets.

Friday, February 15, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar - Winchester Mansions - 8th Feb 2019

Winchester Mansions Hotel entrance photographed during a short break in between sets.

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Guitar and Baritone Sax-Clarinet-Flute Duo - Radisson Blu Hotel, Cape Town - 25th Jan 2019

Warming up for another cool jazz duo gig at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cape Town.
photograph - gary deacon

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Birthday Celebration - Constantia House Party - 19th Jan 2019


A memorable Jazz Quartet performance for an evening birthday celebration in Constantia. 

photographs : gary deacon

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Guitar and Baritone Sax-Clarinet-Flute Duo - Radisson Blu Hotel, Cape Town - 18th Jan 2019

Time for a short break on the patio above the Radisson Blu Hotel pool in between yesterday evening's acoustic guitar-sax duo gig inside the hotel's impressive Stratus restaurant.

Sunday, January 13, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar - Wincheseter Mansions - 12th Jan 2019

Another solo acoustic guitar performance inside the iconic Winchester Mansions courtyard :)

Friday, January 11, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Solo Acoustic Guitar - Winchester Mansions - 5th Jan 2018

An enjoyable solo acoustic guitar performance at the iconic Winchester Mansions beachfront hotel !

Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Monday, January 7, 2019

Wedding Reception - La Residence, Franschhoek - 4th Jan 2019

The Sound Image Acoustic Duo (acoustic guitars, vocals, bass guitar and percussion) had the pleasure of performing for an intimate wedding celebration for 8 guests at the spectacular La Residence Luxury Hotel and Spa in Franschhoek.

It was a memorable evening and a great party with a wonderful response from the wedding couple and guests :)

photographs : gary deacon

Sunday, January 6, 2019

The Red Herring Restaurant - Noordhoek - 2nd January 2019

Performing an enjoyable mix of Blues, Reggae and Pop at the Red Herring Restaurant Courtyard in Noordhoek with Mike, Keith, Pete and Martin :)

Saturday, January 5, 2019

Winchester Mansions 'Hangover' Jazz Brunch - 1st Jan 2019

It was a pleasure to perform for the famous Winchester Mansions 'Hangover' Brunch on the 1st January 2019, featuring 'Autumn Leaves' with Willie (saxes and clarinet), Eddie (keyboards), Maurice (Drums) and yours truly (Fender Precision Bass).  

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

New Years Eve Celebration - Mount Nelson Hotel - 31st Dec 2018

The Sound Image 4-Piece Band was invited to perform for New Years Eve at the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town :)

The festive black tie dinner dance took place inside the historical Sherwood Room, originally the Jubilee Room where Princess Elizabeth (now Queen Elizabeth II ) celebrated her 21st birthday during a special cocktail function held here in 1947.

President Nelson Mandela welcomed the world's leaders in this room for the first World Economic Forum to be held on African soil in 1991. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

Oude Libertas Summer Concert with Ike Moriz - 30th Dec 2018

A pleasure to perform on the Cort Yorktown Archtop guitar - great sound through the supplied valve amplifier !

Memorable Sunday concert with Ike, Amanda, Ivan, Willie and Valentino at the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in Stellenbosch.  

Monday, December 31, 2018

Guitar and Baritone Sax-Clarinet-Flute Duo - Radisson Blu Hotel, Cape Town - 28th Dec and 29th Dec

Two enjoyable acoustic guitar duo gigs with Baritone Sax, Clarinet and Flute on Friday and Saturday evening at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Cape Town.

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Abi and Graysen - Wedding in Constantia - 23rd Dec 2018

A memorable high altitude moment for the groom and festive dancing with the bride !

3rd Wedding for the weekend in a stunning Constantia garden setting with our Acoustic Guitar-Sax Duo for the wedding pre-ceremony and pre-dinner.

Congratulations to Abi and Graysen !

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Olga and Romy - Wedding at Nooitgedacht - 22nd Dec 2018

2nd Wedding for the day : pre-dinner drinks under the trees at Nooitgedacht Wine Estate with the Sound Image 4-Piece Band set up and ready to entertain with a mix of background and upbeat dancing sounds for the reception inside the Grand Hall.

Stunning setting inside the Grand Hall at Nooitgedacht.

 Impressive view from the bandstand.

The opening dance, Frank Sinatra's 'Fly Me To The Moon'. 

Congratulations to Olga and Romy !

Another great celebration with a full dance floor, thanks to our super talented A team of musicians, including our special guest drummer from the wedding party !

Thursday, December 20, 2018

Emily and Matthew - Wedding at Webersburg - 17th Dec 2018

I thought that I would share a few interesting images, captured after an enjoyable acoustic guitar-sax duo wedding pre-dinner performance at the picturesque Webersburg Wine Estate on Monday. Congratulations to Emily and Matthew !