Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Festival

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Country and Region South AfricaGauteng
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Festival
Fax: (27) 11-636 1858

Festival Description

A gathering of world-class international and South African award-winning jazz musicians are presentedin Johannesburg at the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Jo’burg International Festival. As the premier jazz event for the city of Jo'burg, it has always gone beyond just music and entertainment, and has become an ideal family outing that encompasses music in every form but with a clear and strong emphasis on jazz. Over 210 local and international artists and bands take to the stage at the different venues across the city of Johannesburg.

Festival Dates August 22 - 24, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Adam Glasser
  • Afrotraction
  • Ahmad Jamal
  • Carmen Lundy
  • Charl Du Plessis Trio
  • Donald Harrison with Christian Scott/Lwanda Gogwana
  • Eddie Daniels
  • Ivan Mazuze
  • Jeff Maluleke
  • Kabomo
  • Lenore Raphael
  • Marie De Barros
  • Mbuso Khoza
  • Mlungisi Gegana paying tribute to Johnny Dyani
  • Peter Auret Trio
  • Peter White
  • Ray Lema Quintet
  • Rene Marie
  • Selaelo Selota
  • Shane Cooper Quartet
  • Sibongile Mngoma
  • Sipho Mabuse paying tribute to Zim Ngqawana
  • Standard Bank National Youth Jazz Band (SBNYJB)
  • Stimela
  • Tango Jazz Quartet
  • Terence Blanchard
  • The Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards
  • Themba Mkhize
  • Tia Fuller
  • Tsuyoshi I Yamamoto
  • Zonke


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