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24th Edition of Arts Alive  -  City of Joburg

1 to 25 September 2016

4 September
JAZZ ON THE LAKE: Zoo Lake, Parkview
10h00 - 17h30

This popular event is FREE to the public and it invite the whole family to celebrate the beginning of Spring and warm weather with world-class entertainment.  Son of Afrobeat world icon Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti will lead reputable 14 piece band Egypt 80. His performance is considered the closest thing to hearing African Jazz legend Fela today. Artists also featured include Paco Sery, regarded as one of the world’s best drummers, and having played with the likes of Nina Simone and the Joe Zaiwinal Syndicate will be with his Parisian Band (Ivory Coast/Paris). Award winning South African Artists include  Afro-soul singing sensation Nathi, Afropop act Mafikizolo and talented SA jazz trumpeter, fresh from his stint in New York, Lesedi Ntsane and his homegrown band, The Azanian Peoples Movement.