Capel Horeb Heol Y Pentre, Cardiff, CF15 9QD

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Abba Arrival

Get your Christmas off to a great start, with the first of Acapela's special Christmas concerts! Arrival ‘ have been performing across the Globe on both Stage and T.V. since 1995 and have performed to millions of Abba fans of all ages in over 20 different countries. A fantastic Live band containing some of the…

Fri 1 Dec

£24 / 029 2089 0862

The Acapela Christmas Party With Mike Sanchez

**The Acapela Christmas Party with MIKE SANCHEZ Saturday 9th December 2017 Tickets £17.50 ★★ The Acapela Christmas Party returns for 2017 and will be a night to remember! Check out the video and be blown away! Lovin' the suit, the bass and the amazing piano!!!

Sat 9 Dec

Ani Glass &

Ani Glass is the persona of Cardiff-based electronic pop musician, producer, artist and photographer, Ani Saunders. Fiercely proud of her heritage, Glass sings in her native languages Welsh and Cornish and last year released her first solo material with lead single Ffôl being chosen as single of the week on BBC Radio…

Wed 1 Mar

£10 / 029 2089 0862


CALAN - FOLKLORE ROCKS A low-tech version of PokemonGo could help us to love nature and discover fairies Calan, the band from Wales admired for their healthy acoustic folk-pop, upfront attitude and brashness of youth are on tour and spreading the word that folklore rocks. With their unique brand of fast paced tunes…

Fri 8 Dec

£14 / 029 2089 0862

Catrin Finch And Seckou Keita

'A Theatr Mwldan Production' **“intricate, ethereal and entrancing, an elaborate pas-de-deux… remarkable” Neil Spencer, Uncut Magazine** Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora player Seckou Keita perform at Acapela playing new material and tracks from their critically acclaimed, award-winning…

Fri 28 Apr

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Catrin Finch (Harp) & Elin Manahan Thomas

Secret Places of the Soul - A Journey of Life Through Song Catrin Finch (Harp) & Elin Manahan Thomas (Soprano) Explore the unique qualities of song to reflect particular stages of the soul’s experiences: joy, love, longing, sorrow, death, paradise; punctuated by carefully chosen readings. **Catrin…

Sat 29 Apr

Catrin Finch Presents - Classical Cafe

Catrin Finch Presents - Classical Cafe "Classical Café - the first of its kind in Wales - provides a unique opportunity to hear Catrin perform a few pieces and introduce four emerging world class young artists, each performing a 20 minute set in a relaxed environment. The bi-monthly event is supported by WIAV and…

Fri 24 Mar

£7.50–£10 / 029 2089 0862

Fri 16 Jun

£7.50–£10 / 029 2089 0862

The Christians

Liverpool's undisputed kings of soulful pop harmonies.

Sat 16 Sep

£23.50 / 029 2089 0862

The Doors Alive

Tribute to Jim Morrison's seminal LA rock crew.

Fri 28 Jul

£17 / 029 2089 0862

Elinor Bennett In Concert

*ELINOR BENNETT, * the highly-acclaimed international concert harpist, is rooted in the traditions and culture of Wales. Elinor’s first degree was in Law at Aberystwyth University, but her career changed course when she won a scholarship to study with Osian Ellis at the Royal Academy of Music, London. Elinor played with…

Thu 22 Jun

£12 / 029 2089 0862

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Fairport Convention

Veteran folk group whose current line-up features founding member Simon Nicol with Gerry Conway, Chris Leslie, Dave Pegg and Ric Sanders.

Tue 9 May

£28 / 029 2089 0862

Fleetingwood Mac

Fleetingwood Mac, a young and exciting new tribute to the legendary band Fleetwood Mac. Not another tribute band, with tacky wigs and fancy dress outfits. Instead a band that bring across the live sound of Fleetwood Mac, with just one guitar, a keyboard, a drum kit, a man on the bass and of course, the vocals!

Sat 20 May

£15 / 029 2089 0862

The Ghost Notes

★★ The Ghost Notes ★★ were formed in Greece in late 2012. They play original compositions that present a modern approach to Gypsy Jazz, traditional Gypsy Jazz tunes, and Django Reinhardt pieces. Their debut album' 'Jazzy-Key'' was released in April 2013 and includes original Gypsy Jazz compositions and Django…

Sat 28 Oct

£12.50 / 029 2089 0862

Gordon Giltrap

Over five decades, Gordon Giltrap has graced the music business with his dedication to his craft and his affection for his audience. As one of the UK's most respected guitarists, he has consistently proved the adage that respect cannot be bought. It must be earned. This innovative guitarist is back out on the road…

Sat 11 Nov

£16.50 / 029 2089 0862

Gypsy & Swing @ Acapela

Hot on the heels of sell out concerts in Cardiff in 2015 and 2016, as well as a successful series of concerts in the French Caribbean in 2016, special guests Adrien Chevalier (violin) and Tatiana Eva Marie (Vocals) will be returning alongside Cardiff based Electro-Acoustic Jazz Harpist Ben Creighton Griffiths for another…

Fri 5 May

£12 / 029 2089 0862

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Hazel O'Connor

***“****They were absolutely fantastic, bringing the entire audience roaring to its feet.”** ****Daily Telegraph*** A very special evening with* a ward-winning singer songwriter Hazel O’Connor, joined here by Clare Hirst (Bellestars, Communards, David Bowie)* on sax and Sarah Fisher (Eurythmics) on keyboards. The…

Sat 11 Mar

£22.50 / 029 2089 0862

Ivana Gavric

*Ivana presents a programme centred around Chopin, as she launches her fourth and widely-anticipated album on Edition Classics in March 2017. The recital will also feature his contemporary Liszt: his musical contemplation on the Sonnets about love by Petrarch as well as his flamboyant Spanish Rhapsody. * Ivana will…

Thu 27 Apr

£13.50–£15 / 029 2089 0862

Jay Rayner - My "dining Hell"

Jay has been the restaurant critic for the Observer for over 15 years, written reviews of well over 700 establishments, and if there is one thing he has learnt it is that while readers like reviews, what they really love is reviews of bad restaurants. They adore them, feast upon them like starving vultures who have…

Thu 9 Mar

£17.50 / 029 2089 0862


LISTEN TO JAZOO and the superb SOMEDAY from their latest album Destinations Experimental ethno-jazz group Jazoo comes from Slovenia, but in recent years it has been more active abroad than at home. Since its formation, the band…

Fri 14 Jul

£12 / 029 2089 0862

Jo Harman

Jo Harman and her band visit Acapela on June 9 th as part of the album launch of her much anticipated second studio album 'People We Become', which was recorded in Nashville by noted producer Fred Mollin (Carol King, Carly Simon, Joe Cocker etc) and features a cameo by Michael McDonald. o is an award winning vocalist…

Fri 9 Jun

£15 / 029 2089 0862

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Kenny White With Deborah Rose & Mari Randle

**New York Singer-Songwriter Kenny White shares the stage with the ethereal Welsh Songstress Deborah Rose & the soulful Mari Randle, with her Celtic roots. ****Ken****ny who is internationally acclaimed is promoting his brand new record “Long List of Priors” on a world tour, featuring David Crosby and Peter Wolf.

The Lambrettas

Please note this concert was original scheduled for 17th September 2016. Due to unforeseen circumstances it has been rearranged for 8th April 2017. All tickets for the September concert are valid. If this date is not suitable then ticket holders will be provided with a full refund. Check out the video here The…

Sat 8 Apr

£17.50 / 029 2089 0862

Lewis & Leigh

Lewis & Leigh – Al Lewis from Wales and Alva Leigh from Mississippi – released their debut album ‘Ghost’ (Celticana Records) on August 26th 2016. A stunning collection of self-penned originals, ‘Ghost’ is the culmination of a collaboration that began in 2014 when the two solo musicians first began writing together.

Fri 17 Mar

Sold out / 029 2089 0862

Lucky Peterson

One of the greatest blues artists ever plays Acapela! How Lucky are we!!!!! Watch Lucky here with a superb live performance - 8 minutes of musical perfection - electric! And another classic video below: Lucky Peterson…

Thu 31 Aug

£20 / 029 2089 0862

The Manana Collective

Latin, jazz and Cuban rhythms.

Fri 23 Jun

£12.50 / 029 2089 0862

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North Sea Radio Orchestra

****Watch the wonderful Vishnu Schist ★★★★ ******Back in 2002 North Sea Radio Orchestra were born in the lanes and alleys of the City of London, playing, in dusty old churches, a kind of chamber/alternative classical/folk high-Victorian hybrid music. Then escaping the City…

Sat 23 Sep

£14 / 029 2089 0862

Panic Room

UK prog rockers fronted by Anne-Marie Helder.

Sat 17 Jun

£16 / 029 2089 0862

Papillon (Anna Phoebe And Nicolas Rizzi)

****PAPILLON**** (Anna Phoebe and Nicolas Rizzi), Violin and guitar duo. *After a superb debut concert at Acapela in 2016, we welcome Anna and Nic back to Acapela for what is sure to be another great event. * “ See Anna Phoebe as she prowls the stage and you can’t take your eyes off her” - Simon Broughton, Evening…

Sat 6 May

Pen - Turkish Festival!- Erkan Sahin And Acapela House Band

*Acapela is pleased to welcome Erkan Şahin for a wonderful evening of Turkish music. * Erkan is a young, self-taught Turkish musician and singer, based in Ankara, who mixes both traditional and contemporary Turkish music and is becoming well-known on stages in his home city. His appearance at Acapela is his first…

The Plums With Special Guests The Tin Men

**The Plums with special guests The Tin Men** Tabby Rich productions is proud to present, for the first time in almost five years, the live return of The Plums! Featuring a mix of covers spanning the decades, with a healthy smattering of original material which includes tracks from the All Dayer and Pear Shaped EPs, The…

Sat 18 Mar

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Remi Harris Trio

Remi Harris is an exciting young guitarist from the UK who's unique style draws inspiration from Gypsy Swing, Jazz, Blues, Rock, Heavy Metal, Electronic and World Music. Primarily self taught with the help of his Dad's guitar magazines and records, Remi started playing at the age of 7, initially inspired by rock and blues…

Thu 7 Sep

£12 / 029 2089 0862

Richard Digance

Comedy folk singer-songwriter.

Sat 27 May

£13 / 029 2089 0862

Ross Leadbeater Live With Special Guest: Sophie Evans (BBC’S Over The Rainbow, The Wizard Of Oz))

Classical Brit Award-winning singer-pianist turned BBC Radio Wales presenter Ross Leadbeater celebrates his musical favourites from a century of song with a selection of classic tunes from the world of jazz, pop, music theatre and easy listening. From George Gershwin to Andrew Lloyd Webber, Cole Porter to Coldplay, with…

Roxy Magic

Roxy Magic: A night of Roxy Music and Bryan Ferry Roxy Magic are the UK's best and longest-running tribute to Roxy Music & Bryan Ferry “Wow!” Bryan Ferry "Awesome" Otis Ferry "It took a long time for there to be a Roxy tribute band; there is one now and it's very good." Roxy Music's Andy…

Sat 10 Jun

£15 / 029 2089 0862

Simply Dylan

No frills, no gimmicks, no pretence SIMPLY DYLAN is John O'Connell's personal exploration and celebration of the rich and diverse work of Bob Dylan. John O'Connell, a rare talent who has had his name indelibly written in to the tapestry of Liverpool's music scene, has collaborated with other highly…

Sat 22 Apr

£14 / 029 2089 0862

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The Southmartins

Hopefully the name the Southmartins is fairly self-explanatory but, in short, they are a tribute to the songs of The Beautiful South and The Housemartins (with occassional forays into Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott's other work). With an unbeatable songbook to draw upon including solid-bronze classics such as Happy…

Sat 24 Jun

£14 / 029 2089 0862

Tia Mcgraff

***"Best new song I've heard this year - I mean, at all. Like, period. [“Baby’s Got A Banjo” ] just "fits" with what's happening in country right now. Perfect timing for this sound." ***— ***Craig Fox at Country 107.3*** ★★★ ★★★ Tia McGraff *is an internationally renowned and award winning…

Thu 18 May

£13.50 / 029 2089 0862

Tom Harrison Quintet Ft. Cleveland Watkiss; The Music Of Duke Ellington

Tom Harrison Quintet ft. Cleveland Watkiss; The Music of Duke Ellington Saturday 4th March 2017 - 8.00pm tickets £12.50 Rising star saxophonist Tom Harrison unveils his hotly anticipated second release ‘Unfolding in Tempo’ on October 14 th 2016. The long-awaited live album documents two nights of Harrison’s hugely…

Toyah Willcox - Up Close And Personal

After a sell out concert in June 2016, Acapela welcomes back the incredible Toyah Willcox. If you missed out on her concert at Acapela then here is your chance to catch the pop icon again in what is sure to be another memorable event. Household name, pop icon, TV presenter, and stage/screen actress (Calamity Jane…

Sat 1 Apr

Whitehall Parade & Mud On The Tyres

Whitehall Parade is an 8-piece band from Cardiff playing songs in a contemporary roots-rock style. The songs reflect their diverse musical backgrounds, containing such influences as Celtic (fiddler), jazz (saxophonist), prog-rock (bass guitarist) and folk (keys, vocals). Our music is a combination of up-beat, foot…

Sat 25 Mar

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