Abdullah Ibrahim Master Musician Fugard Theatre Cape Town

Abdullah Ibrahim‘s solo performance at The Fugard last night was captivating! The beautiful piano was setup in a cozy theatre illuminated by soft blue lighting. With almost a sellout performance Ibrahim held delighted jazz enthusiasts captive with 1.5 hours of incredible uninterrupted sets. The distinguished musician’s performance was impeccable. He began with sheet music but…

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South African Music

During my 2009 – 2010 visit to South Africa I discovered Lira – a talented and popular vocalist. Lira recorded her first album (Soul In Mind) in 2000 and sings a variety of songs including R&B, jazz, afro-pop, and bossa. Her second album, “Feel Good”, was nominated at the South African Grammy Awards for Best…

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