Flickr LinkPAN AFRICAN SPACE STATION
- There are other worlds outhere they never told you about - an all round freeform sound cocktail
Did you know that Cape Town is also known as the "Marimba Capital" of South Africa.
Welcome, Bienvenue, Bienvenidos, Bem-vindo, Welkumme, Welkom, Velkomen, Välkommen, Witajcie, Tervetuloa, Emukela, Siya namkela nonke, Salam alaikum, Dobro pozhalovat', Foon ying, Yo koso, Huan ying, Benvenuti...Peace, Love, Respect...
Grab a chair, you can stand or sit on the paving. Let's listen to the music, chat..., share ideas, views, cultures, music and friendship.
"Jazz and freedom go hand in hand. That explains it. There isn't any more to add to it. If I do add to it, it gets complicated. That's something for you to think about. You think about it and dig it. You dig it..." Thelonious Monk My Calendar
What Am I Listening
- Emily Bruce - This Love We Share
- Harold Jefta & The Ghoema Kings - THE AMAZING CAPE TOWN GHOEMA VOLUME 2
- Kenny Barron - WHAT IF?
- Kenny Barron Trio - Live At Bradley's II The Perfect Set
- Me'Shell NdegéOcello - Plantation Lullabies
- PAPO VAZQUEZ - AT THE POINT V. ONE
- Paul Hanmer - Trains To Taung
- Ray Brown Trio - Seven Steps To Heaven
- Tete Mbambisa - Did You Tell Your Mother
- The Five Corners Quintet - Chasin' The Jazz Gone By
- Viva Cubop 3
LinksThe District Six Museum Monday Night Jazz Jam music.org.za All About Jazz Arne Hiorth Open Source with Christopher Lydon the nine planets
Besides the free mp3’s and the music videos available on the internet, there is plenty of reading material available. Here you will find links to a few online/downloadable books, magazines and guides:
• A History of Jazz Music
(Most Chapters available)
• A Jazz Improvisation Primer
• All About Jazz – New York
• Jazz Improv Magazine Jazz Guide
• JazzEd Magazine
• Playback Magazine
(Covering music from classical to jazz to rock, movies, books and hardware)
If you have more, let us list it here and share it.
find out more about Kalk Bay and taste some traditional Cape dishes to Cuban cuisine
Trumpeter Freddie Hubbard
passed away on Monday, December 29, 2009.
Go Well Bheki Mseleku
It is with much sadness that we heard about the passing of a great artist, Bheki Mseleku on 8 September 2008.
South African Minister of Arts and Culture, Dr Z Pallo Jordan on the death of African piano maestro, Bheki Mseleku