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  • Jazz Lecturer Performs Busking Session at The Workshop Jazz Lecturer Performs Busking Session at The Workshop

    The 2017 Mzantsi Jazz Award winner and UKZN lecturer Mr Sibusiso “Mash” Mashiloane recently performed live at The Workshop, Durban.

    12 Oct, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Jokes & Jazz IV at UKZN Centre for Jazz and Popular Music Jokes & Jazz IV at UKZN Centre for Jazz and Popular Music

    SA's premier comedy and jazz series Jokes & Jazz IV was at the UKZN Centre for Jazz and Popular Music this week.

    05 Oct, 2017 / Thulile Zama
  • Music Student Graduates through Erasmus Mundus Programme Music Student Graduates through Erasmus Mundus Programme

    UKZN Music student Ms Thabile Buthelezi has graduated with her International Master’s degree in Dance Knowledge, Practice and Heritage from the Roehampton University in London.

    11 Aug, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • UKZN Staffer Delivers Vocal Tribute to Legendary Miriam Makeba UKZN Staffer Delivers Vocal Tribute to Legendary Miriam Makeba

    UKZN School of Arts staff member and vocalist Thulile Zama recently gave a tribute concert to legendary South African singer Miriam Makeba at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (CJPM).

    28 Jul, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Emeriti Professors Co-edit book on Social cohesion in South Africa Emeriti Professors Co-edit book on Social cohesion in South Africa

    Professors Emeriti Christopher Ballantine, Michael Chapman and Gerhard Maré from the College of Humanities together with UKZN alumnus Dr Kira Erwin recently co-edited a collection of essays titled: “Living together, Living Apart? Social cohesion in a Future of South Africa”.

    22 Jun, 2017 / Nomcebo Mncube
  • Renowned Musician Hugh Masekela Receives Honorary Doctorate Renowned Musician Hugh Masekela Receives Honorary Doctorate

    African Music living-legend and political struggle icon Dr Hugh Masekela was awarded an Honorary Doctorate in Music from UKZN in recognition of his talents as a world class performer and entertainer as well as for being an inspiration to several generations of South Africans.

    05 Apr, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Graduate Sees Degree as Launch Pad for Musical Career Graduate Sees Degree as Launch Pad for Musical Career

    Musical director Mr Siyanda Zulu believes the Bachelor of Practical Music he was awarded by UKZN is the catalyst for his career.

    05 Apr, 2017 / Nomcebo Mncube
  • The Chemistry of Pharmacy… and All That Jazz! The Chemistry of Pharmacy… and All That Jazz!

    A pharmacist by day and a musician by night - Ms Mandy Cobbing is able to enjoy the two careers she loves.

    05 Apr, 2017 / Reatlehile Karabo Moeti
  • Music Lecturer’s Band to Launch Album at Jazz Centre Music Lecturer’s Band to Launch Album at Jazz Centre

    UKZN’s music lecturer Dr Sazi Dlamini and his band SKOKIANA launch their highly anticipated album at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (CJPM) on Wednesday, March 29.

    30 Mar, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • UKZN Alumni Band Africa Plus to Perform at Jazz Centre UKZN Alumni Band Africa Plus to Perform at Jazz Centre

    Three former UKZN music students - Mr Lungelo Ngcobo, Mr Prince Bulo and Mr Sphelelo Mazibuko - who front the highly talented band Africa Plus, will perform at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music from 6pm on 8 March.

    02 Mar, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • UKZN Alumni Perform at Centre for Jazz UKZN Alumni Perform at Centre for Jazz

    UKZN alumni from the Music discipline performed on stage at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music.

    23 Feb, 2017 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Big Band Features at 28th Annual Jazz Jol Big Band Features at 28th Annual Jazz Jol

    The 28th Annual Jazz Jol, featuring UKZN’s Big Band and the talented ensemble band, Nyimbo ya Bantu, was recently hosted by the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music.

    02 Dec, 2016 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Rites, Rights and Riots performed at Jazz Centre Rites, Rights and Riots performed at Jazz Centre

    The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music recently presented a performance of Rites, Rights and Riots by UKZN jazz lecturer Neil Gonsalves

    10 Nov, 2016 / Melissa Mungroo
  • Music Students Shine at Pre-Recitals Preview Concert Music Students Shine at Pre-Recitals Preview Concert

    The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music (CJPM) hosted an exciting pre-recitals preview concert featuring Bachelor of Practical Music recital students.

    03 Nov, 2016 / Melissa Mungroo
  • UKZN Alumnus receives top instrumental music scholarship UKZN Alumnus receives top instrumental music scholarship

    Former UKZN student and graduate, Mr Linda Sikhakhane, recently won the Overseas Scholarship 2016 offered by the South African Music Rights Organisation (SAMRO).

    08 Sep, 2016 / Melissa Mungroo
  • UKZN Music Lecturer is one of the 2016 eThekwini Living Legends UKZN Music Lecturer is one of the 2016 eThekwini Living Legends

    UKZN Music lecturer Dr Sazi Dlamini was recently recognised as one of eThekwini’s Living Legends at the 9th eThekwini Living Legends Awards held at the ICC in Durban.

    08 Sep, 2016 / Melissa Mungroo

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