SAfm brings you Ekurhuleni comes Alive
SAfm has partnered with Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre to host jazz
5 May - 6 May 2017 08:00 PM - 12:00 AM past event
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa.
SAfm has partnered with Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre to host jazz-lovers and give them the very best of the Ekurhuleni Comes Alives Jazz evening on Friday the 5th of May at the Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre in Boksburg . The Best of Jazz with Ike Phaahla will broadcast live from the Birchwood Hotel between 10pm - 12am.
The jazz evening is set to take guests on a musical journey from 90s through to today’s modern jazz forms. SAfm and Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference have pulled out all the stops to give guests a line-up of performances to remember. Lesotho born singer, Tsepo Tshola will be the main act for the evening.
Tsepo Tshola will be giving the audience a tribute to Sankomota. Sankomota is a jazz band that hails from the Mountain Kingdom – Lesotho. The band was started in 1976 with Tsepo Tshola as the lead vocalist and composer. Tsepo Tshola will be supported by the Multi-platinum award receipt, Bhudaza. Bhudaza joined Sankomota in 1989, as a pianist and saxophonist. Bhudaza’s accolades also include SAMA Award, Honorary Award at the Ultimate Radio Music Awards for flying Lesotho’s flag high, as well as Icon at the Vodacom Superstar Music & Dance competition 2013. The opening act will be by the talented up-and-coming artist, Nzo.
The jazz evening also promises a few good laughs from the talented comedians Jazzbuda and Tshepo.
Venue: Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre