• A Season of Funerals and Memorials

    2 September 2023, Westlake Golf Club
    Palm Strings playing violin and guitar at a funeral in Westlake, Cape Town.

    As winter is giving way to spring, albeit slowly in the Cape this year, Palm Strings has entered a new season in its history. Funerals and memorial services around Cape Town have brought relief from the usual busy travel schedule that takes us to the outer reaches of our province to entertain wedding guests at…
  • Modern wedding classics added

    5 January 2023

    We've added a host of songs to our repertoire that have quickly become modern wedding classics. A Thousand Years by Christina Perri from the 2012 classic Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 A Million Dreams from the 2017 hit film The Greatest Showman Head over to our Audio Samples page for more!
  • Entertaining at the Southhill Blossom Festival

    2 October 2021, Southhill Elgin
    Southhill in Elgin is hosting Palm Strings Duo …violin/ guitar…to entertain guests this weekend to celebrate the blossom festival.

    This weekend the Palm Strings Duo is delighted to be serenading the guests wining and dining at Southhill Guest Farm at Elgin just outside Cape Town. The annual Blossom Festival celebrates the dawning of spring and takes place from 2–3 October 2021. The festival is known for crisp white wines native to the region, excellent…
  • Marietjie’s Famous Pub & Grill

    28 August 2021, Marietjie's Famous Pub & Grill, Baardskeerdersbos
    Palm Strings at Marietjie's on 28 August 2021

    Palm Strings will be entertaining guests of Maritjie's Famous Pub & Grill at Baardskeerdersbos to their trademark blend of toe-tapping pop and folks songs and beloved classics. They'll play from 17:00 till late on Saturday 28 August -- come early to get the best seats!
  • Learning Schubert Serenade

    4 January 2021
    Violin and guitar on the Chapman's Peak turnaround, Hout Bay, Cape Town

    Titia got a call from someone who wanted a violinist to play Schubert Serenade for her wedding on 9 January this year. This song was not part of Palm Strings's repertoire at the time so they arranged it for violin and guitar, rehearsed it and met the bride at the Chapman's Peak turnaround to play…
  • Christmas Day

    25 December 2019, Private House

    For three years, Palm Strings has been asked to play for a certain family in Cape Town on Christmas Day as part of their Christmas celebrations.  This is what the hostess had to say, "Just wanted to thank you both so very, very much for playing for us once again and for being so flexible…
  • Soirées – Le Creuset

    11 December 2019, Various Shopping Centres
    Le Creuset - music for all occasions

    Palm Strings have had some super gigs playing for Soirées at various shopping centres for LE Creuset . How wonderful to be associated with such a stunning brand! Music was traded for pots!  
  • Wedding at Altydlig

    7 December 2019, Altydlig

    Courtney and Sasha tied the knot on Saturday 7 December 2019 at Altydlig, a beautiful old farm on the mountain above Kuilsriver. It was a hot day and the view of Table Mountain could not have been better. The service was on the lawn and the high tea afterwards was outside on the balcony of…
  • Michael & Sunny

    29 October 2019, 12 Apostles

    October was a month for weddings at the 12 Apostles.  Michael and Sunny were married and attended by the most adorable page boy. The wedding was a small one but music was important to them and hence they hired the Palm Strings Trio.  
  • Kayla & Wiley

    24 October 2019, 12 Apostles

    Even rain can't stop Palm Strings from playing wedding music! The umbrella in the tree helped to hold off the drizzle.  Luckily it cleared so they could stay outside! It was an intimate wedding - and so lovely, as always, at the 12 Apostles!