The V&A Waterfront’s free Summer Sessions presented by Mercedes – Benz are back again with enthralling acoustic performances by well-known local musicians.
The Unity Band is comprised of Thandeka Dladla, Steve De Souza, Lilavan Gangen, Dylan Fine, Lonwabo Mafani, Ofenste Moshoetsi, Marco Maritz and Lumanyano Mzi. A young vibrant collective formed at the UCT South African Collage of Music. The band plays an array of jazz, with influences of African Jazz, Fussion, Pop, Hip Hop, mordern jazz and contemporary jazz, playing orignal music and as well as paying homage to some of the greats in the music industry.
It has played at some of Cape Towns Jazz venues such as, The Crypt Jazz Restaurant and The Great Wizoo. Played with the Legendary McCoy Mrubata at their performance at Jazz In The Native Yards on the 15th October 17, also played at the Artscape Band Stand Festival, Jazzathon Fesitval, and the The Silo Jazz Series in March.