Jazz in the Quad & Jazz in Kayamandi at Toyota US Woordfees 2020

Jazz in the Quad & Jazz in Kayamandi at Toyota US Woordfees 2020

Jazz in the Quad & Jazz in Kayamandi at Toyota US Woordfees 2020

By Press Release / Upcoming Events / Monday, 24 February 2020 13:52

Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA) and Toyota US Woordfees present: Jazz in the Quad and Jazz in Kayamandi.

JAZZ IN THE QUAD

Kyle Shepherd Trio
The Unity Band
Mandisi Dyantyis
Ramon Alexander Quartet
Schalk Joubert Band ft Sima Mashazi

March 10-14, 2020
Visual Arts Square, Victoria Street
Late night entertainment with cash bar
FREE ADMISSION TO FESTIVAL ARTISTS

JAZZ IN KAYAMANDI

Saturday 7 March.
Fredrik Noren Quintet with Mandla Mlangeni

Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA) and Toyota US Woordfees present: JAZZ IN THE QUAD & JAZZ IN KAYAMANDI - a series of top music shows featuring some of South Africa's most exciting musicians. This unique music experience and late- night entertainment venue promises to be a highlight of the 2020 Word Festival. 2020 will be the third year that the CTMA and Woordfees host a late- night contemporary music and entertainment venue in the Visual Arts Square. This year promises to top 2019's incredible success with a phenomenal lineup of musicians including Kyle Shepherd, The Unity Band, Ramon Alexander, Schalk Joubert, Sima Mashazi and Mandisi Dyantyis.

“Furthermore, the series is complemented by an exciting jazz performance in Kayamandi's Amazink on Saturday evening, March 7. The show will consist of a combination of South Africa's Mandla Mlangeni and Andrew Lilley, and a group of top European musicians such as Fredrik Noren from Sweden and Martin Zenker from Germany”, says Vicky Davis, CTMA's program manager. “For those who enjoy late night entertainment, Jazz in the Quad is the perfect venue - there are top quality shows, a bar and food stalls. Festival artists are invited to come along. They can get free access.”

Saturday, March 7 - JAZZ IN KAYAMANDI
Fredrik Noren Quintet with Mandla Mlangeni

Fredrik Noren - Trumpet
Mandla Mlangeni - Trumpet and voice
Fredrik Kronkvist - Saxophone
Adam Ross - Drums
Martin Zenker - double bass
Andrew Lilley - Piano

This show brings together two trumpet virtues - the winner of the 2019 Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year in the jazz category, Mandla Mlangeni (South Africa) and the music director and lead trumpet player of the Stocholm Jazz Orchestra, Fredrik Norén (Sweden). The virtuoso double bass player Martin Zenker from Munich and some of Cape Town's top musicians will also join them.

Saturday, March 7, 2019 at Amazink
Tickets: R80 at Computicket / R90 at the door.

 

JAZZ IN THE QUAD

10-14 March – Visual Arts Square, Victoria Street every night 21h30:

10 March: Kyle Shepherd Trio. (with Shane Cooper & Jonno Sweetman)

11 March: Ramon Alexander Quartet.

12 March: The Unity Band.

13 March: Mandisi Dyantyis.

14 March: Schalk Joubert and Sima Mashazi.

Tickets R80 at Computicket and R100 at door. R300 for a 5 -day pass.

Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA)

CTMA is a not-for-profit (NPC) company that strives to develop opportunities for local established and emerging contemporary musicians and artists in the Western Cape. The goal of the CTMA is to create programs and projects that promote the work of local musicians and the development of jobs in the South African music industry. Vicky Davis, CTMA's program manager says: “The CTMA believes that SA is home to some of the best contemporary musical talent and that we can compete with world standards. Our idea is to showcase our local contemporary music talent on the best possible stages and platforms.

For more information contact: CTMA | Vicky Davis | Program Manager | Cape Town Music Academy This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. www.ctma.co.za

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