Irabi-Umkhumbane Jazz Heritage Celebration
The Music Legend, Mr. Jerry Kunene, the leader of Umkhumbane Jazz Ensemble invites all jazz appreciators, musicians, community and art practitioners from various institutions to come and witness the revival of Irabi Music in concert as our South African Musical Heritage. This will be presented in celebration of the great achievements by Umkhumbane Jazz Ensemble, Mthobisi Mthalane and Bongani Nkwanyana as the winners of MMIA 2022 (Musical Instrumentalist Awards) held in Durban ICC, 6th Nov 2022. The celebration will be an end product of Irabi Jazz Tuition Program that will be held at The BAT Centre from the 17th November to 2 December 2022. Umkhumbane Jazz Ensemble music legends will be facilitating this traditional art tuition program with focus on the following musical instruments: Saxophones, Trumpets, Accordion, Guitar, Bass Guitar, Piano/Organ, Drums and Vocals.