It’s time for Jazz on the Rocks Tietiesbaai 2019, which happens on the Cape West Coast near Paternoster. The line-up has been announced – so head out and make a plan to get out of town for some summer jazzing!

Jazz on the Rocks 2019 takes place from 28 February until 3 March.

On Thursday, 28 February Lauren Hendricks kicks off the festivities at 5pm, followed by Cape Town favourite N2, Garth Taylor of Why fame, and the evergreen The Rockets, who do their thing before DJ Rory’s set concludes the program for the day.

On Friday, 1 March the promising Signature SA ensemble is first up at 4pm. Then there’ll be Faze Four, Nur Abrahams’ tribute to recently deceased James Ingram, plus jazz guitar wizard Jimmy Dludu, party band Jeodhouse and DJ Fast Eddie.

On Saturday, 2 March proceedings kick off with the CMI Showcase at 11am. Gavin Minter is on stage at 12.30pm, followed by Heart & Soul, Leslie Kleinsmith, Stanley Engelbrecht, Salome, Ernie Smith, Jabez and Uncle Cal.

The final day starts with G Minor at 10am. Also up on stage will be Loren Erasmus and guitar maestro Brent Krus, who presents a tribute to Carlos Santana before The Bruckner Big Band present their repertoire.

Hear Alistair Izobell at Jazz on the Rocks Tietiesbaai 2019
Hear Alistair Izobell at Jazz on the Rocks Tietiesbaai 2019

Clarence Ford Me Time

A highlight will be the performance of the Legends Band featuring seasoned musicians Ian Smith, Vernon Castle, Allou April, Sammy Webber and Celeste Williams. Alistair Izobell plans to bring the curtain down when he takes over from 6pm to 7pm before Heart FM DJ Clarence Ford presents Me Time.

Legendary Cape Town DJs Stan the Jazzman and Brian Bohorne will play music in-between the sets.

The organisers of this Tietiesbaai jazz festival 2019, Camissa Solutions, have gone all out to ensure that music lovers will not only be spoiled by the pristine beauty of their surrounds, but that they are in for a musical treat too.

To find out about Jazz on the Rocks 2019 ticket prices contact Camissa Solutions.

More jazz in Cape Town: https://weekendspecial.co.za/whats-on-in-cape-town-music-diary/

Where: Tietiesbaai near Paternoster Cape
What: Jazz on the Rocks Tietiesbaai 2019
Jazz on the Rocks 2019 tickets: camissa.mark@gmail.com, 021 591 5208
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