Since a child, I have lived and breathed music, but never had the actual chance to live my dream of writing about all things music. Now I can! Hope you enjoy my ramblings about music!
Friday, 1 February 2013
Cape Town International Jazz Festival
Three-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter, New York
Times best-selling poet and critically acclaimed actress Jill Scott (USA) joins
the bill for this year’s annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF)
as one of the headline acts. Scott, who had to withdraw from the festival last
year due to filming commitments, joins nearly 40 other world-class acts from 12
countries for a line-up of diverse live-music from traditional jazz to funk,
pop, soul and more. This year’s stellar event takes place in Cape Town on
Friday 5 and Saturday 6 April at the Cape Town International Convention Centre
(CTICC).From home-grown soil in South Africa come five incredible women –
Sonti, Thandiswa Mazwai, Auriol Hays, Claire Phillips and Pu2ma have all been
confirmed for this year’s festival.