Afro Fiesta are at MosJazz Mossel Bay
Sounds from the DRC by Afro Fiesta at MosJazz Mossel Bay

MosJazz Mossel Bay – sunshine, breathtaking sunsets, friendly people, a pristine beach, awesome food and top class music! That’s what is on offer at De Bakke Santos resort in Mossel Bay from 17 to 20 January, 2019.

Some of South Africa’s hottest talent will be onstage at the MosJazz Festival. You can hear the likes of Emo Adams and Garth Taylor, plus slick fusion act Virtual Jazz Reality featuring bassist Sammy Webber and trumpeter Ian Smith.

A special performance to look out for includes Brent Krus, a guitar virtuoso from Cape Town who highlights the jazz rock tone of guitar legend Carlos Santana. Singer Karin Kortje is also invited back to pay tribute to role model Aretha Franklin.

Phil Fearon Galaxy
Phil Fearon from Galaxy

MosJazz international acts

British singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist for the 1980s Brit soul act Galaxy, Phil Fearon, makes a welcome showing. Galaxy’s best known hits included Dancing Tight and Everybody’s Laughing – upbeat pop songs which hit the Top 10 of the UK Singles Chart.

Reggae and R&B singer Judy Boucher first made a splash with Dreaming of a Little Island, a hit on the reggae charts in 1985. The Caribbean vocalist is best known for her single Can’t Be With You Tonight, which reached No. 2 in the UK Singles Chart in 1987.

British saxman Andrew Young is no stranger to Cape audiences; then there’s continental act Afro Fiesta, who play an infectious mix of kwassa kwassa from the DRC and Angola.

The cherry on top is Choko, who brings sounds from from Trinidad and Tobago.

To soak up the jazzy vibes in a relaxed setting book your campsites or festival passes from , or if you are in the southern Cape from the Fork n Train Restaurant at Santos Beach, or directly from Camissa on 0215915208 (during office hours).Prepare to be inspired!

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What: MosJazz Festival – MosJazz Mossel Bay
MosJazz 2019 when: 17 to 20 January 2019
Where: De Bakke Santos Resort, Mossel Bay South Africa
MosJazz 2019 tickets Mossel Bay: At the Fork and Train
MosJazz tickets: Weekend pass R460, day pass R175, weekend pass for minors (12 – 18) R230, under 12s free.
MosJazz 2019 info: 0215915208,
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