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Sibusiso Shabalala and friends live at Centre for Jazz and Popular Music

Press release:

The Centre for Jazz and Popular Music proudly presents pianist, saxophonist, composer, arranger and vocalist Sibusiso Shabalala and friends live on Wednesday 06 March 2024 at 17:30.

His journey of persuing a Music degree at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal has enabled him skill to be versatile and fit easily in various music settings. For community engaging and giving back to the community Sibusiso unofficially provides knowledge and tutelage to younger people from various disadvantaged areas such as Khayelitsha in Cape Town, Soweto and in Hammarsdale in Kwa-Zulu Natal.

Sibusiso started playing instruments in 2012 under the tutelage of Khaya Mahlangu. At the time he was playing the alto saxophone, he then proceeded to venture into academics and pursued a degree in music at UKZN in 2016, with piano as his practical and arranging as his major. In 2015 he studied under jazz icon Ndikho Xaba, who he has been playing for various groups such as Salim Washington Quintet, Bandless, Victoria Raw, MJ Summers to name a few.

Join him and his wonderful band, fresh from their 1st gig at the Borough in Morningside.

Gig Listing

UKZN, Centre for Jazz and Popular Music

Wednesday, 06 March 2024

University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, Howard College Campus, Dennis Shepstone Building, Level 2

Doors open at 17:00, Music starts at 17:30

Ticket Bookings and more information, please contact zamat1@ukzn.ac.za

Tickets: R110, R80 for pensioners, R50 for students

Date

Mar 06 2024
Expired!

Time

5:30 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/New_York
  • Date: Mar 06 2024
  • Time: 10:30 am
Centre for Jazz & Popular Music

Location

Centre for Jazz & Popular Music
University of KwaZulu-Natal, 238 Mazisi Kunene Rd, Glenwood, Durban, 4041
Website
https://music.ukzn.ac.za