Bass showcase at UKZN’s Centre for Jazz and Popular Music

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Ildo Nandja. Photo by Fiona Johnsson

THE Centre for Jazz and Popular Music at the Howard College campus on University of KwaZulu-Natal is hosting a bass showcase on Wednesday, May 18 at 6 pm.

The show will feature the Jazz bass faculty and students of UKZN presenting works by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis and Jaco Pastorious and some originals by the participants, Giyani Shangase, Charles Ndakane, Micale Leon, Ildo Nandja and Dalisu Ndlazi.

This concert will be the second in a series of instrumental showcases planned over the course of the year. Expect to hear tunes like Neria by Oliver Mtukudzi , Paz a todos by Ildo Nandja, and more.

The Centre for Jazz and Popular music (CJPM) can be found on level 2 of the Shepstone Building. Doors open at 5.30 pm. Tickets R60 (R40 pensioners, R20 for students). Inquiries: Thuli at 031 260 3385 or email 




Pic: Ildo Nandja




Thulile Zama


Concerts and Jazz Centre Co ordinator


Centre for Jazz and Popular Music


School of Arts


(Performing Arts Cluster)


University of Kwazulu Natal


Tel: 031 260 3385


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