Author: Zuko

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Q & A Poet, healer and co-founder of impepho press Vangile Gantsho

Vangile gantsho is a poet, healer and co-founder of impepho press. Unapologetically black woman, she has travelled the continent and the USA participating in literary events and […]

no responses. July 26, 2019 Zuko

Q & A with Multi-award winning poet Phillippa Yaa De Villiers


Q & A with Multi-award winning poet Phillippa Yaa De Villiers

Multi-award winning poet, playwright and performance artist, Phillippa Yaa de Villiers is a graduate of the Lecoq International School of Theatre in Paris. Her poetry ranges […]

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no responses. June 12, 2019 Zuko

Jazzuary.FM is giving away R5000 in the month of July


Jazzuary.FM is giving away R5000 in the month of July

From the station that gives you Jazz twenty – four seven online, Jazzuary.FM is giving away R5000 and all you have to do is download the […]

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no responses. May 24, 2019 Zuko

Thandi Ntuli chats to Zoë Modiga and Ndumiso Manana


Thandi Ntuli chats to Zoë Modiga and Ndumiso Manana

  Zoë was born in Durban and raised in Pietermaritzburg. She attended school at the National School of the Arts. She majored in Jazz Vocals at the […]

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no responses. May 24, 2019 Zuko

Avant Garde Troupe chats to Dj Spinna


Avant Garde Troupe chats to Dj Spinna

DJ Spinna(New York City) Avant Garde Troupe, One of the crucial characteristics of jazz in a working class is its search for the new. As music […]

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no responses. May 24, 2019 Zuko

GALLERY: Nduduzo Makhathi performs at Hard Rock Cafe


GALLERY: Nduduzo Makhathi performs at Hard Rock Cafe Read

no responses. May 24, 2019 Zuko

Live Sessions: Poetry & Jazz with Myesha Jenkings


Live Sessions: Poetry & Jazz with Myesha Jenkings

Jazzuary FM recently hosted  Live Sessions, the Poetry Edition. The first of the Jazzuary Live Session – Poetry Edition. It was an evening of Jazz Poetry […]

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no responses. April 29, 2019 Zuko

The Life and Times of Amara Touré from Guinea


The Life and Times of Amara Touré from Guinea

By Zuko Komisa To fully appreciate the eclectic music that is Afro-Cuban jazz, it’s important to celebrate those who pioneered this sound. One such person is […]

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no responses. April 22, 2019 Zuko

Explore Afro Cuban music in these three Cuban cities.


Explore Afro Cuban music in these three Cuban cities.

By Zuko Komisa While the internet allows us to experience, virtually that is, what is out there in the worlds, nothing comes close to experiencing a […]

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no responses. April 16, 2019 Zuko

Afro-Cuban Dance – The Rumba, Salsa and Timba


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 being exported to many parts of the […]

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