Delft Big Band
Under the directorship of Ian Smith, as an initiative by the Department of Social Development and NGO, Cape Outdoor Adventure Service and Training, this development programme is targeted at vulnerable youth from high schools in Leiden, Rosendal and Voorbrug in the Western Cape. Through this programme, which has early intervention as a core element, music is used as a vehicle to equip the youth with valuable life skills.
Sekunjalo EduJazz Concert
The Sekunjalo Edujazz concert is more than just an event, it is a platform for aspiring musicians to perform with well-known musicians, sharing knowledge and skills. While the overall project objective is to provide better education for at least 75 Western Cape primary and secondary schools in developed and poorer communities; the most important objective is to raise funds in order to provide bursaries for disadvantaged students.
Cape Town International Jazz Festival
The Cape Town International Jazz festival was launched in 2000, as part of the North Sea Jazz Festival. The Jazz festival is the flagship event for leading events management and Production Company, espAfrika. Both local and international media regard the festival as Africa’s grandest gathering. Over the two day event the festival hosts an excess of 30 000 music lovers.