Cape Town is generally regarded as the jazz capital of South Africa. A multitude of jazz greats emanate from this City and it also has its own distinctive jazz sounds and styles.

The Foundation will provide a platform for the multitude of jazz talent, particularly our young talent to be showcased to a broader audience and open opportunities for them to progress in that and related fields. 

Some SA Jazz greats:

  • Hugh Masekela
  • Robbie Jansen
  • Abdullah Ibrahim
  • Winston Mankunu
  • Basil "Manenburg" Coetzee
  • Sibongile Khumalo
  • Sophia Foster
  • Thandi Klaasen