Oboist James Austin Smith. Picture: Laura Edwards

James Austin Smith opens CPO Winter Symphonies

Oboist James Austin Smith performs with the CPO, which will be conducted by Conrad van Alphen - he'll also appear on other stages while in South Africa.
Accordion King from Bishop Lavis Neil Paulse

World Accordion Day 2024

Hear some of South Africa's top accordion players at the World Accordion Day event at The tDrostdy Theatre in Stellenbosch.
Singer Francesca Biancoli

Francesca Biancoli sings jazzy neo soul

Francesca Biancoli's jazzy neo soul repertoire at the CTIJF 2024 gig will include material from her upcoming album The 7th Goddess.
Tunde Lighthouse Family

Lighthouse Family star Tunde sings in Cape Town

Tunde of Lighthouse Family fame appears on the Cape Town Jazz festival stage singing some early works plus solo material and songs off his new album.
Judith Sephuma songs

Judith Sephuma brings Africa home to Jazz Fest

Headliner Judith Sephuma once again airs her popular Afro hits at The Cape Town International Jazz Festival - jazz is her first love, she tells Jane Mayne.
Michal Buczkowski violin

Michal Buczkowski closes the Autumn Symphonies season

Violinist Michal Buczkowski makes his South African debut with the CPO, performing the Third Saint-Saȅns Violin Concerto.
Thandi Ntuli piano Jazz Fest

Thandi Ntuli heads to Cape Town Jazz Fest

Pianist Thandi Ntuli appears on The Cape Town Jazz Festival bill with drummer Sphelelo Mazibuko and percussionist Tlale Makhene - Jane Mayne found out more.

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