Compelling -- and often deep-rooted South African -- stories characterised this year's festival.
Jazz pianist Xia Jia closes the gap between the jazz music made by Chinese musicians and by musicians from other countries.
It has been a huge week for Hugh Masekela. Not only did he celebrate his 73rd birthday, but he also launched a new album and a record label.
A jazz workshop in Gugulethu has paved the way for youngsters interested in studying music.
It seems that US singer Lauryn Hill failed to live up to the hype last night at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival.
Nadine Theron discovered a different audience at the CTIJF's free community concert: the people who call Greenmarket Square home.
The Cape Town International Jazz Festival's free concert brought life to an otherwise tame event.
International festivals aren't the only music in Cape Town. In Gugulethu, a trade union is leading efforts to keep community sounds alive.
A group of talented young musicians is learning that the music industry is more about hard work than glamour and glitz. And they love it.
Challenging times since the end of World Cup fever are seeing companies divorcing themselves from sports sponsorships and moving into the arts.