Gallery Sessions is produced by the Standard Ovation 2020 award winners – 44 on Long Productions. The creative team have threaded together 12 women titles shot in the warm art gallery inside the iconic 44 on Long theatre in Long Street Cape Town, South Africa. All the titles are original work by the artist’s as we enjoy nurturing local talent to write and perform their original pieces. Gallery sessions was created to showcase and celebrate our Capetonian women in the music industry.
Gallery Sessions Feat. Nobuhle Mazinyane
44 on Long (Pty) Ltd
- Ticket Price: R50.00
- Duration: 40mins
- Age Recommendation: All Ages
- Genre: Music
- Language: English
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Gallery Session – Created By: 44 on Long (Pty) Ltd
Produced & Directed: Esra Overberg
Executive Producer: Allan Hamman
Live Sound & Video Edit: Gradwell Lindhorst
Vision Mixing & Cameras: Randall Lakay
Catering: Sydney Sass
Admin: Hilary Blows
Keys: Nobuhle Mazinyane
Bass: Sean Sansby
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Nobuhle is a young and upcoming jazz pianist from Cape Town, South Africa. From a young age Nobuhle’s been actively involved in the music industry through various youth jazz programs and projects.
Over the years, Nobuhle has performed on various festival stages: The Cape Town International Jazz Festival, the Beijing Tutti Music Festival, St Joseph’s Jazz on The Lawn, Jazz on the Rocks, Jazzathon Festival, The annual Cape Town Lights Festival, The Grahamstown National Youth Jazz Festival as the chosen pianist from the National School’s Big Band 2016 and the Bayimba Festival in Kampala, Uganda. She has recently undergone a Durban and Cape Town tour with band Heels Over Head.
Ensembles she’s involved in:
The UCT Big Band 2018 – directed by Dr. Mike Campbell
South Project – her own project specializing in South African music
The Daniel van der Walt Quintet
ASHANTI – her project which varies from trio to quintet
The Little Giants – directed by George Werner
The Swing Collective – directed by Claire De Kock
Ernestine Deane’s Dub4Mama
Tefo “Talking Drum” Clan – directed by Tefo Mahola
In 2017 she has recorded and released her original material onto Soundcloud and YouTube. Nobuhle performs regularly specializing in her original compositions and styles of music she enjoys playing. Her music involves South African Jazz elements as well as modern modal jazz. Nobuhle allows herself to be inspired by many different genres and artists – this reflects in her performance style as well as her compositions.
Currently studying at the South Africa College of Music, UCT, Nobuhle looks forward to graduating with a performance degree in jazz studies and continue her career as an artist and performer.