Afro-soul veteran and multiple award-winning vocalist, Ringo Madlingozi, will be supported by talented songstress Zuri to present another enthralling evening of jazz-centric entertainment as part of the Birchwood Comes Alive Jazz Evenings taking place on 7 September.
Having racked up several awards over the years, Sindile “Ringo” Madlingozi, has become a household name in Africa, and will be headlining the evening with his inspirational, spiritual rhythms.
Having worked with Ringo on his 2016 album, Siyaxhentsa, poetic Jazz songstress Zuri (also known as Lesedi Dipheko) has been mentored by Ringo and will be supporting him in a series of unforgettable performances.
Opening the evening is the Music Academy of Gauteng Jazz Orchestra, a community-based NGO focused on musical education for youth from disadvantaged families and informal settlements, with a tribute to the late John Mekoa, legendary trumpeter and Jazz educator.
Joining hilarious MC, Hector Motivator, is Comedy Central regular, Chris Mapane, who was nominated for the 3rd Annual Comics Choice Awards for Comic of The Year in 2013. He is also well known for his extensive career as a host, mentor, actor and ambassador.
Get ready for an evening of poetic jazz, meaningful lyrics and soul-soothing melodies and book your seats today to be a part of the September edition of the Birchwood Comes Alive Jazz Evening on Friday, 7 September at the Birchwood Hotel & OR Tambo Conference Centre.