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The Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival – live in your living room

26 June 2020 10:15 AM

Book tickets to the Standard Bank Virtual Jazz Festival and receive a 20% discount when you pay with your Standard Bank card.

For the first time in its 33 year history, the Standard Bank Jazz Festival will take place online, with performances from headlining acts streaming from the National Arts Festival website straight to living rooms of jazz lovers around the globe!

This year's event kicks off from 25 June to 5 July 2020 and, will bring musicians and art lovers together in a celebration of #JazzReimagined.

The Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival will reimagine what it means to keep the flame of culture and community and celebration alive during challenging times by embracing the requirement to be socially distanced, but culturally connected.

This year's virtual festival features an impeccable lineup of predominantly South African jazz musicians inspired to beat the odds of isolation wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic with the power of their musical ingenuity.

The Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival lineup features:

• Jacob Collier • Ami Faku • Thandiswa Mazwai • Linda Sikhakhane • Sakhile Simani • Gloria Bosman • Mete Erker and Jeroen van Vliet • Micasa • Michael Bester • Lana Crowster • Ziza Muftic • Spha Mdlalose • Vuma Levin • Ramon Alexander • Swing City • Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year for Jazz, Sisonke Xhanti •

Get tickets now!

Jazz enthusiasts can get tickets to the Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival by visiting Standard Bank cardholders qualify for a discount of 20% when using a valid Standard Bank debit, cheque or credit card to purchase of a festival pass.

The Festival Pass gives jazz lovers unlocks all the shows on the Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival.

The Day Pass gives jazz lovers full access to the day’s curated programme for just R80.

26 June 2020 10:15 AM


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Swing City's Graeme Watkins on the Standard Bank (virtual) Jazz Festival

2 July 2020 11:52 AM

This weekend, South African jazz lovers were blown away by the glorious sounds streaming into living rooms courtesy of Swing City.

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Award-winning saxophonist, Sisonke Xonti is rooted in his culture

29 June 2020 2:42 PM

Standard Bank Young Artist for Jazz, Sisonke Xonti continues to honour the legacy of jazz and ensures that it remains innovative.

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