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November 12, 2019

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) is proud to announce the dates for the highly anticipated 2020 event. This star-studded festival will see some of the world’s most acclaimed musicians take to the stage to celebrate 21 years of Africa’s Grandest Gatheri...

March 14, 2019

Africa’s Grandest Gathering fuelled by South Africa’s favourite petrol brand
Cape Town – Engen has announced that it has entered into a three-year partnership with the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) as the event’s “Official Fuel” sponsor.


Engen, which ha...

March 12, 2019

With less than three weeks to go until the 20th annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF), festival organisers espAfrika have announced the final additions to the 2019 line up, with Gipsy Kings featuring Nicolas Reyes as well as Tonino Baliardo (France) and ...

March 8, 2019

Giving back to host city Cape Town with the annual Free Community Concert is essential to organisers of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF). This unique open-air event is one-of-its-kind in the city, with international and local performers from around the...

February 15, 2019

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival’s (CTIJF) annual uMculo Wam master class will feature established singers Ntsika Ngxanga and Lebo Sekgobela in Langa on Thursday March 28.

uMculo Wam, which means ‘my music’, is the CTIJF’s way of ensuring growth of the local mu...

February 4, 2019

Extending beyond its musical stages, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) will promote Khayelitsha as a tourist destination.

The CTIJF is an annual festival on Cape Town’s calendar and has been recognised for its contribution to growing the local economy. I...

January 29, 2019

As festinos eagerly anticipate the 20th edition of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF), taking place on 29 & 30 March 2019 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, organisers of this world-renowned event have announced a further 15 performing art...

January 28, 2019

Bass player Edgar ‘Eddiebass’ Muzah and his band are set to join the prestigious 2019 Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) line-up, as he has just won the espYoungLegends 2019 online talent competition.

Muzah currently lives in Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cap...

January 23, 2019

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) Festival Director Billy Domingo, and the management team are devastated to learn of the untimely passing today (23 January) of renowned Zimbabwean jazz legend, Oliver ‘Tuku’ Mtukudzi, aged 66, in Harare, Zimbabwe, after...

October 30, 2018

The mesmerising universality of the Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) is evident in its latest announcement of 12 artists from a range of musical styles and different parts of the world. The 20th annual CTIJF is set to take place on 29 and 30 March 2019, at...

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