London Jazz Festival news: Sibongile Khumalo & Oliver Mtukudzi lead this celebration of Bra Hugh
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HUGH MASEKELA CELEBRATION
Sunday 18 November | Southbank Centre
For 78 years, South Africa was blessed with a phenomenal visionary who impacted African jazz with a unique brass tone and storytelling style.
Hugh Masekela was a long-time friend of the EFG London Jazz Festival: together with the Masekela family, we have put together a complete evening to celebrate his life, featuring Hugh Masekela’s full band of musicians, a top-class brass section and a stellar cast of guest vocalists, all paying their love and respect to the great Bra Hugh performing evergreens from the Masekela songbook.
Featuring Oliver Tuku Mtukudzi – A Living Legend, Sibongile Khumalo – The Diva Multi-talented, Soulful and Dynamic!, South African vocal ensemble Complete & members of Hugh's band
EFG London Jazz Festival