The Festival Sauti Za Busara, conceived for uniting people and celebrating African music, will be held in Stone Town from February 8 to 11, with more than 400 artists coming from all over Africa, performing in about 50 shows…
The Lake of Stars Festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary. The festival will be preceded by the London and Glasgow editions in the next spring, with artists from UK, Malawi, Ghana and South Africa. The risen funds will finance the festival that will take place on the wonderful Malawi Lake shore.
Capetown Jazz Festival will be held on March 23 and 24, 2018, in the South African city, featuring Darren English, Dope Saint JuDe, En Vogue ,Escalandrum,Ernie Smith and many more artists.
The 10th edition of the Cherry Jazz Festival will be held in Ficksburg (South Africa) on next November 11. “10 Years of Perseverance” is the motto chosen to celebrate this anniversary. Many artists will perform, among which Caiphus Semenya, Ronnie Mokoena, the duet Mafikizolo and the songwriter and singer Zonke Dikana, winner of the 18th South African Music Award.
The Tabarka Jazz Festival will be held from July 22 to 29 in the gorgeous and thousand year old Tunisian city of Tabarka, with the participation of artists such as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lucky Peterson, Roberto Fonseca, Jowee Omicil, the ONB, Oum from Morocco, Sabry Mosbah, the Benares from Tunisia, and many many more.
The 18th edition of the TANJazz, Tangier Jazz Festival, will be held from September 14 to 17 in the Italian Palace; among the featuring artists, Bobby & Sue, the Crossfire, Daniel Čačija, David Costa Coelho, Samia Tawil and many more.
The 21st edition of the Nosy-Be Island International Jazz Festival (Madagascar), will be held from October 25 to 28. Born with the aim of widening the island cultural offer, it is called “Jazz in Heaven” thanks to its wonderful setting.
The 18th edition of Capetown International Jazz Festival, the most important festival in the African continent, will be held on March 31 and April 1. Among the artists participating there are Manu Dibango, Deepak Pandit, Marcus Wyatt, Ranjit Barot, Escalandro, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Skyjack and many others.