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Mail & Guardian
Jo’burg jazz club gives artists freedom for political expressionalbum was nominated for a South African Music Award for best jazz album in 2014
Jo’burg jazz club gives artists freedom for political expression
Mail & Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
album was nominated for a South African Music Award for best jazz album in 2014 and won a golden ovation award at the National Arts Festival. “I was talking to people in France who had heard Tumi Mogorosi and Project Elo and they said... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Reflecting journeys and healing heartsyears her work has been exhibited locally and abroad and is in collections all
Reflecting journeys and healing hearts
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
years her work has been exhibited locally and abroad and is in collections all over the world. She has also exhibited at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown and will be displaying her work there again in July. Although there are not many... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Prins to bring act home firstcraft all these years and I feel positive about this.” Prins has directed thre
Prins to bring act home first
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
craft all these years and I feel positive about this.” Prins has directed three successful collaboration comedy shows at the National Arts Festival. In 2014, he was the opening act for Ndumiso Lindi’s Diluted People show at The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Gabi le Roux in town to produce Shoelace’s second albumreceived several accolades. The band performed at the Standard Bank Joy of Jaz
Gabi le Roux in town to produce Shoelace’s second album
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
received several accolades. The band performed at the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Festival, the Moshito Music Conference and the National Arts Festival and were invited to perform last year at the Indian Ocean Music Market in Reunion. Lead vocalist... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Shoelace, hitmaker tie knotreceived several accolades. The band performed at the Standard Bank Joy of Jaz
Shoelace, hitmaker tie knot
Daily Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
received several accolades. The band performed at the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Festival, the Moshito Music Conference and the National Arts Festival and were invited to perform last year at the Indian Ocean Music Market in Reunion. Lead vocalist... Read more
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iol.co.za
Jazz in G-Towndiverse, jazz is still the clear emphasis. This year’s Standard Bank Young Arti
Jazz in G-Town
iol.co.za / Posted 21 days ago
diverse, jazz is still the clear emphasis. This year’s Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz is Siya Makuzeni. As part of the National Arts Festival, the Standard Bank Jazz Festival is a huge drawcard for enthusiasts of the genre and for people... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Mahomed steps down as festival directorAfter nine years as artistic director of the National Arts Festival, Ismail Mah
Mahomed steps down as festival director
Daily Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
After nine years as artistic director of the National Arts Festival, Ismail Mahomed will step down once the popular festival winds down this year. Mahomed announced his decision this week as the festival’s programme for this year was... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Centre stage for women at Festplaywright, director and producer Lara Foot leading the charge as 2016’s featur
Centre stage for women at Fest
Daily Dispatch / Posted 26 days ago
playwright, director and producer Lara Foot leading the charge as 2016’s featured artist. CELEBRATION: This year, the National Arts Festival will honour Fort Hare Universit y’s 100th anniversary by featuring two productions centred on... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
G’town hip-hop hinges on hopefor politicians‚ they say‚ but trying to do things for themselves. The annual
G’town hip-hop hinges on hope
Daily Dispatch / Posted 27 days ago
for politicians‚ they say‚ but trying to do things for themselves. The annual Fingo Festival that takes place during the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown is just one of the ways they do this. XNasty and a few other local musicians... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Female creatives at the forefront of this year's National Arts Festivalwill be headlined by women. Picture: Supplied. AKA,National Arts Festival,Cai
Female creatives at the forefront of this year's National Arts Festival
Eye Witness News / Posted 28 days ago
will be headlined by women. Picture: Supplied. AKA,National Arts Festival,Caiphus Semenya JOHANNESBURG - Organisers of the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown have announced the official line up of performances scheduled for from 30 June to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Reggae-pop enters jazz festwhat is tried and tested. Pianist Thandi Ntuli has come out of her shell since
Reggae-pop enters jazz fest
iol.co.za / Posted 28 days ago
what is tried and tested. Pianist Thandi Ntuli has come out of her shell since last year’s Standard Bank Jazz Festival at the National Arts Festival – now she seems more comfortable making her own liquid sound without supporting artists. Rosies,... Read more

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