Info below comes from Peter Feldman’s Top performers for Joy of Jazz 06/08/2011
Legendary trumpeter Wynton Marsalis is due to perform at this year’s Joy of Jazz Festival in Newtown at the end of August. The amazing line up includes America’s Dee Dee Bridgewater, McCoy Tyner, Gerald Veasley, Jeff Lorber, Alexander O’Neal and Frank McComb who [...]
The Bassment is an ensemble consists of 6 jazz and 6 classically trained bassists, bringing together different musical backgrounds, techniques and cultures. Fri 10th and & Sat 11th June @ 20h00 Ticket prices: R160 Market Theatre
In 2008 Managing Diretctor and developer Jonathan Liebmann purchased the old DF Corlett Construction offices and warehouses and worked with architect Enrico Daffonchio on converting them into the space that is now Arts on Main – a mix of galleries, [Goodman Gallery, David Krut, Seipel, Goethe Institut] private artist studios, [Kentridge, Leiberman, amongst others] advertising [...]
Don’t forget about the Friday lunchtime classical concerts at the Old Mutual Theatre on the Square. They run from 12.45 to 2pm and at a cost R30 are really great value. You can email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
Listen to Hot Club d’Afriques, a Gypsy Swing Jazz band while enjoying a tapas spread 3.30 – 6pm @ R250/p head To book email@example.com 011 4863361
Jazz this weekend:Regular Friday gigs include the Radium (Louis Botha Avenue, Orange Grove) with Jazz Trio featuring Stephen Kunny Friday 5 Nov from 8pm, as well as Soweto Jazz & Blues at The Whiteboy Shebeen (Cnr Katherine & Grayston, Sandton), Friday 5th Nov from 7pm. Free entryAlso on: Jazz at Joburg Theatre with Feya Faku [...]