Author: Zuko

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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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 South […]

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


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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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no responses. April 10, 2019 Zuko

Is Jazz for everyone?


Is Jazz for everyone?

By Dinika Naidoo and Vusumzi Nkomo      Historically, Jazz gigs in South Africa were notorious for their interracial mixing, not only on stage but as popular sight […]

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no responses. February 25, 2019 Zuko

The nation mourns the passing of Mama Dorothy Masuka


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, confirmed last night by her family. She was a pioneer, and […]

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