You can also expect to hear other arrangements of South African jazz classics (tunes by Errol
Dyers, Dollar Brand, Zakes Nkosi, Chris McGregor, Hugh Masekela, etc) as well as some originals composed for
the band by Merton Barrow, David Ledbetter, Douglas Armstrong, Jannie 'Hanepoot' van Tonder and others. The
music includes tunes based on traditional South African goema and mbaqanga styles, as well as regular big band
swing and even some salsa .. not to mention the aforementioned tango again!
Wednesday's gig will start at 21h30
and tickets are R30. Further info from the Armchair on 021 447 1514, or from Nick Green on 021 761 7740. The
Armchair Theatre is in Lower Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town. If you have Google Earth installed on your
computer, click here to
see the Armchair Theatre and surrounds from the sky!
Other gigs coming up:
August 13 2006 Masque Theatre, Muizenberg
September 6 2006 Armchair Theatre, Observatory
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