Mash is known to be both a virtuoso player and conductor with his live performances being the drawing card that have garnered him audiences across the world. He is an integral performer of African Jazz music and has built an enthusiastic fanbase whilst touring South Africa, USA, Mozambique and Tanzania. Mash has a Masters in Jazz Performance and graduated Cum Laude from the University of KwaZulu Natal.
During his career, he thus far released 4 albums that have won numerous prestigious award, under which Best African Jazz Artist at the international Afrima Awards.
His academic credentials speak volume on the kind of discipline and passion he has for music. He has a Masters in Jazz Performance, graduated Cum Laude from University of KwaZulu Natal and is a University lecturer. He is currently working on his PhD [studying concept of home through SA jazz lens].