Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2019

 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town 8000, Western Cape, South Africa 1 Lower Long Street, Cape Town International Convention Centre, Cape Town 8000, Western Cape, South Africa
Type: Entertainment
Contact Details
 0861 915 8000
Event Dates
29 March 2019

Business Details
 Nationwide, South Africa
021 980 4680   

Cape Town International Jazz Festival 2019

Friday, 29 March & Saturday, 30 March 2019

Africa`s Grandest Gathering celebrates its 20th Anniversary with over 40 Local and International artists over 2 days. This award-winning event boasts 5 stages and hosts more than 32 000 people over 2 days.

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Here’s just a few of the artists who will be gracing the stage(s) in 2019:

Chaka Khan (USA) The “Queen of Funk” and 10-time Grammy-award winner, whose decade-spanning career has produced legendary hits like “I’m Every Woman” and “I Feel For You”.

Shekhinah (SA) Hailing from Durban, the young artist has won three SAMAs for her debut album Rosegold, as well as an MTV Africa Music Award.

Eliane Elias (Brazil) A multi-Grammy-award-winning artist, whose Latin-inspired music has ranked #1 on worldwide jazz and Brazilian music charts.

BCUC (Bantu Continua Uhuru Consciousness) (SA) A live-performing music band from Soweto, whose music makes for an inspired combination of indigenous influences, rap and rock ’n’ roll.

Soweto Gospel Choir (SA) South Africa’s national treasure won an Emmy Award for its collaboration with Bono and U2, and earned an Academy Award nomination for its recording with Peter Gabriel on the PIxar film Wall E.

The Lady Day Big Band (SA) South Africa’s first all-female 20-piece big band features Lana Crowster as vocalist, and effectively combines contemporary styles with traditional big band sounds to produce a unique musical experience.


Early Bird Weekend Pass (29 & 30 March): R999.00
Weekend Pass (29 & 30 March): R1290.00
Day Pass (29 OR 30 March): R850.00


Every year, before the main festival kicks off, the festival organisers invite Capetonians to enjoy a free concert on Greenmarket Square, allowing everyone who does not have tickets to the main festival an opportunity to experience a taste of these world-class performers free of charge.

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