Take The Stage Series Presented by MTN – FUSION RHYTHM

04 February 2024

V&A Waterfront Take the Stage series presented by MTN is a platform for emerging South African musicians and musical ensembles to showcase their talents at V&A Waterfront. Experience these emerging artists live for a series of pop-up performances starting November 2023 until the end of March 2024 which are free for all to attend.

It’s a versatile band that plays different genres of music from all sources of influence which makes the object of its inspiration from jazz, blues, pure jazz, soul, afro beats, and standard jazz. The band was created in 2018 in Johannesburg and then moved to Cape Town with objective to win the hearts of Capetonians through jazz and fusion. The band is composed of 6 members; vocalist and percussionist Benzin, pianist and vocalist Bonargues, Bassist John, saxophonist Femi, drummer Emma, guitarist Alan.

From its creation the band has been performing around Africa and shared the experience and stages inside the music industry with some of the greatest musicians in the world such as Angy Stone at Macufi festival in Bloemfontein, Babamal from Senegal, lokma kanza from Congo, Salif Keita and many more at big festivals such as, Heritage festival, Sofar unwired competition, Matroosfintein jazz reunion, Jazzhaton, tequila festival, Mossel Bay jazz festival, fespam in Brazzaville, Tobeta jazz in DRC Congo, etc.

We are committed to use music in various educational and empowerment programs as tools towards participating in community development with stake holders and be actively involved in the fight against poverty, HIV and Aids, cancer, gender abuse, drug abuse, discrimination, xenophobia and all other crimes.

Sunday – 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM


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