no responses. December 28, 2016 Trinisha

Meet Benjamin Jephta – Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year 2017 (Jazz)


Meet Benjamin Jephta – Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year 2017 (Jazz)

Standard Bank recently announced their 2017 Young Artist winners in the categories of music, dance, performance art, visual art, theatre and jazz. These awards are given […]

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no responses. December 7, 2016 Trinisha

Jazz in 2016


Jazz in 2016

By Nomali Cele Looking at situations in a retrospective manner – from the rear view of life’s mirror, so to speak – can be bittersweet in […]

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no responses. June 7, 2016 Trinisha

Honouring Our Jazz Legends: Ndikho Xaba


Honouring Our Jazz Legends: Ndikho Xaba

By Nomali Cele When the Encounters Film Festival opens Thursday 2nd June 2016 it will bring to the public a documentary about the jazz legend Ndikho […]

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no responses. June 3, 2016 Trinisha

Beautiful and Historic South African Jazz Album Art


Beautiful and Historic South African Jazz Album Art

By Nomali Cele Today, we are inviting you to judge the book by its cover. In this case, of course, we are speaking about the great […]

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no responses. February 16, 2016 Trinisha

The Do’s and Don’ts of jazz according to Gregory Porter


The Do’s and Don’ts of jazz according to Gregory Porter

Don’t know your blues from your bebop? GQ meets the Grammy award-winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter to learn about jazz gig etiquette and the genre’s defining […]

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one response. January 6, 2016 Trinisha

Blind Pianist Yonela Mnana Performs Live and Unplugged On Kaya FM #Jazzuary


Blind Pianist Yonela Mnana Performs Live and Unplugged On Kaya FM #Jazzuary

Pianist Yonela Mnana stopped by the studio to kick off JAZZuary with a special  live performance for 180 With Bob. He performed two original songs and […]

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no responses. January 6, 2016 Trinisha

Jazzuary Videos


Jazzuary Videos

Blind Pianist, Singer and Composer performs Nat King Cole’s ‘Unforgettable’ live and unplugged on Kaya FM for Jazzuary 2016. Blind Pianist, Singer and Composer performs ‘Mando’ […]

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no responses. December 23, 2015 Trinisha

New Age African Jazz Artists


New Age African Jazz Artists

South African music has been textured by jazz music, creating a melting pot of indigenously African jazz, an ever-changing array of inspiring sound. Greats such as […]

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one response. December 23, 2015 Trinisha

5 South African jazz venues to try


5 South African jazz venues to try

By Nomali Cele Looking for jazz music venues in South Africa where you can enjoy live music and good company? Read on for venues in Johannesburg, […]

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