15th Annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2014
The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has grown into a hugely successful international event since its inception in the year 2000. Attendance figures have increased from the initial 14 000 to 34 000 in the last 14 years.
Melodytrip has ranked this proudly South African event as No.4 in the world, outshining events such as Switzerland's Montreaux Festival and the North Sea Jazz Festival in Holland.
The festival’s winning formula of bringing more than 40 International and Local artists to perform over two days on five stages has earned it the status of being the most prestigious event on the African continent.
Known as Africa's Grandest Gathering, the festival which will be in its fifteenth year when it takes place on Friday 28 March and Saturday 29 March 2014 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. Once again Cape Town International Jazz festival will thrill loyal and new fans with world class music.
Ticket prices to be released shortly.
Tickets can be purchased at Computicket outlets, Shoprite Checker’s outlets and via the Computicket website
MUSIC BUSINESS The Music Business workshop develops business skills in the music industry. It also deals with changes in the industry, providing tools for up-and-coming business people to adapt and sustain their business. Hosted by Graeme Gilfillan, and various industry professionals, the course covers various essential music business, and cutting edge information.
Date: 5 &6 April 2013
Venue: Cape Sun, VOC Room , Cape Town
Time: 11h00- 13h00
Facilitated by: Graeme Gilfillan
The panel for Music Business includes:
From Soul Candi/MESH Chairman -Harael Salkow
From Universal Music Head of Digital -Sylvain Mahy
From Soulistic Music General Manager- Thamsanqa “Amaru” Fakazi
The topics include
a. Itunes -Gloom or doom (panacea or death knell to the music industry – as we know it)
b. Social Media- Power of channel to customer
c. Majors and Independents -Survival of the fittest
Entrance if free. Bookings to firstname.lastname@example.org