As part of our Joy of Jazz series, we interview Concorde Nkabinde and talk about the must-attend workshops, Geleza Kleva and Learn, for musicians wanting and needing to know more about the business behind the music industry.
Joy of Jazz has established itself as one of the best festivals on the African continent thanks to a stellar line-up of musicians from around the globe. 2016 sees the talented Nomfundo Xaluva performing in solo capacity for the first time. We spoke to her about performing with The Graz Roots Project as well as her upcoming appearance at the festival.
Cape Town International Jazz Festival director Billy Domingo has long been a force behind-the-scenes and and has in recent years taken on a more prominent public role in the festival. I recently spoke to Billy about his role as director as well as the perks of having Cape Town as backdrop to this world-renowned event.
Our June interview is with the South African born Jazz musician and composer Lwanda Gogwana. The talented trumpeter answered a few of my questions and talked about his upcoming appearance at the Grahamstown National Arts Festival.