Nduduzo Makhathini

 
Nduduzo Makhathini returns to the underworlds
Nduduzo Makhathini returns to the underworlds
Dawn is yet to break when photographer Siphiwe Mhlambi makes his way to Soweto. He parks his car by the roadside and leaps over the metal barrier...
The Weekend Guide
The Weekend Guide
Thomas Mapfumo and the Blacks Unlimited: Nicknamed The Lion of Zimbabwe for his popularity and political influence, Thomas Mapfumo...
Ndabo Zulu hails the queen
Ndabo Zulu hails the queen
While trumpeter Ndabo Zulu was studying at the Norwegian Academy of Music (from 2017 to 2019) and building on the idea that would become his opus,...
Mlangeni & SA’s syncopated society
Mlangeni & SA’s syncopated society
May 7 2019. It is the eve of South Africa’s sixth national general elections and the posters punting presidential candidates in Soweto are as...
Moleshe answers ‘Final Call’
Moleshe answers ‘Final Call’
Bra Zim Ngqawana walks in on you while you're teasing the piano's ebonies and ivories in a practice room eMakhanda. You feel his presence. You...
Folly to call mastery arrogance
Folly to call mastery arrogance
I renewed my vows with jazz last night. It’s not that I had fallen out of love with her. We both just thought we could do better — ya know,...
The woman who helped forge an icon
The woman who helped forge an icon
The news of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s death broke while I was listening to Nduduzo Makhathini’s Listening to the Ground. The opening...
Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
Inextricable link between jazz and fashion
The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has become a staple in the South African musical events diary. Defining jazz and what it means is a...
For good vibes and an Arts fix, don't miss this
For good vibes and an Arts fix, don't miss this
Human Rights Festival: The three-day event at Constitution Hill in Johannesburg includes debates, art, culture, exhibitions,...
Conte finds a brand new swag
Conte finds a brand new swag
Italian guitarist, producer and DJ Nicola Conte works quite hard at pursuing his art on his own terms.
International Jazz Extravaganza: memorable shows, haphazard production
International Jazz Extravaganza: memorable shows, haphazard production
International Jazz Extravaganza chief executive Sindile Xulu loves to differentiate between the terms “extravaganza” and “festival”. At a...
Makhathini’s prolific pianism
Makhathini’s prolific pianism
On a Sunday night a few days ago, I had the luck of turning on the radio as strains of Nduduzo Makhathini’s At Your Feet Oh Lord...

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