Cape Town International Jazz Festival
3-4 April 2010
Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC)
The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has grown into a hugely successful international event since its inception in the year 2000.
The festival’s winning formula of bringing more than 40 international and local artists to perform over two days on five stages has earned it the status of being the most prestigious event on the African continent.
The following artists will be performing:
Jonathan Butler with special guests RICK BRAUN and Richard Elliott (RnR)
Michaela Rabitsch & Robert Pawlik Quartet
George Benson - With a 28 piece orchestra
The Glenn Robertson Jazz Band
Regina Carter's “Reverse Thread”
The Gauteng Jazz Orchestra
Delft Youth Big Band conducted By Ian Smith
Ronny Jordan Organ Trio
Sammy Hartman Project feat Robbie Jansen and Ezra Ngcukana
Toots Thielemans Quartet
McCoy Tyner with special guest GARY BARTZ
Charles Lloyd New Quartet featuring Jason Moran, Reuben Rogers, and Eric Harland
Mervyn Africa 'Kaapse Finale'
Makeson Browne and Akoustik Knot feat. Johan Hørlen
Brooklyn Funk Essentials
SOIL & "PIMP" Sessions
MiKANiC with special guests Zolani Mahola and Buddy Wells
Kesivan & The Lights: Instigators of the Revolution feat. Feya Faku
The Bokani Dyer Trio
Tete Mbambisa’s Big Sound
The Bad Plus
Marcus Wyatt and Language 12
Jason Moran and the Bandwagon
The community concert, part of the build–up to the 11th Annual CTIJF will again this year be held at Green-Market Square.
It will start at 5pm on 1 April 2010 and features some of the top headliners that will also be performing at the Jazz Festival.
The Jazz Photography exhibition at the Duotone Gallery showcases the life and contribution to jazz in South Africa of legendary saxophonist Winston Mankunku.
t: +27 21 422 5653