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Afro-Cuban Dance – The Rumba, Salsa and Timba

By Zuko Komisa The impact of Afro Cuban music can be seen all over the world, with popular dances...

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Hip hop samples of Jazz

By Nomali Cele Hip hop’s calling card, the thing that grounds it as a black art, is probably the ...

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JazzuaryFM is giving away R5000 in the month of April

From the station that gives you Jazz twenty – four seven online, JazzuaryFM is giving away R5000 ...

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Is Jazz for everyone?

By Dinika Naidoo and Vusumzi Nkomo      Historically, Jazz gigs in South Africa were notorious fo...

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The nation mourns the passing of Mama Dorothy Masuka

By Zuko Komisa The nation mourns the death of legendary african jazz musician Mama Dorothy Masuka...

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Jazz influences the arts: Movies that are jazz centered

By: Natasha Archary   I remember the first time I watched Dirty Dancing with Patrick Swayze and J...

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Understanding Signature Jazz soundscape instruments

By Zuko Komisa The evolution of Jazz as we know it came full circle in the 1950s through innovato...

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Reflecting on the role Jazz played for Activism and Social Justice.

By Zuko Komisa At the height of the then Civil Rights Movement, the relevance of the Jazz genre r...

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There’s jazz and then there’s Miles Davis’ “Birth of the cool”

By: Natasha Archary   Any jazz enthusiast will have come across the name Miles Davis in the archi...

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Cool jazz, free jazz and evolving jazz conventions

By Zuko Komisa The late 1940s came with a changing tide that gave birth to an original style of j...

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