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Sunday, October 8, 2017


(Nkululeko Freeman Gumede)

The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s Centre for Jazz and Popular Music will present the Bass Showcase on October 11, 2017.

This show will feature the Jazz bass students from the foundation programme, as well as first, second and third year students of the UKZN School of Arts (Music) programme.

They will be presenting works by Thandi Ntuli, Benjamin Jephta Jaco Pistorious etc, and some originals by the participants. The participants for the evening include Charles Mdakane, Solomon Riba, Freeman Gumede, Sihle Nkomo , Giyani Shangase and more.

This concert will be the second to last in a series of instrumental showcases that ran over the course of the year. It will be followed by the Drum Showcase on October 18.

A Bass Showcase takes place on October 11 at 18h00 (doors open at 17h30). The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (CJPM) is situated on Level 2, Shepstone Building at UKZN Howard College Campus. General admission R70 (R45 pensioners, R20 students).

For more details contact Thuli on 031 260 3385 or email