- 08 January 2022
- KZNSA, Live Music
Start the year by discovering local talents in concert at KZNSA Gallery
iSupport Creative Business, in collaboration with KZNSA gallery and supported by Concerts SA presents African folk group Abahambayo, master guitarist Dane Francis, and vocalist Umaah in concert.
KZNSA Gallery, 166 Bulwer Road, Glenwood, Durban
Saturday 8 January
Doors: 17h00 | Show: 18h30
Tickets: R60 on Webtickets (limited at the door) - click here to book
BUZZART21 open til 18h30 for back to school and work shopping. Arts Cafe dinner menu available from 17h00-19h00, bar service til 20h30.
Abahambayo are a musical group that aims at preserving African folk music by fusing modern jazz and pop technique to appeal to almost everyone who comes across the music and those wanting to learn about the past and current history of the Zulu folk.
Guitarist Dane Francis has over the years become a well-established and recognised local and international artist. He is a passionate, talented and skilled musician whose love and passion for music allows him to play and teach all instruments.
Durban-born Umaah is a singer- and songwriter who has made a permanent mark upon the South African music scene. Her music is influenced by emotive electronic music rooted in hip hop and neo-soul brazed with African-Caribean music.
This concert is made possible by The SAMRO Foundation/Concerts SA. Concerts SA is a joint South African/Norwegian live music development project housed under the auspices of SAMRO and managed by IKS Cultural Consulting. Concerts SA receives financial, administrative and technical support from the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, SAMRO and the SAMRO Foundation. Working with musicians, promoters, venue owners and audiences, and providing support to the sector through research and skills development for music professionals, the project aims to build a vibrant and viable live music circuit in southern Africa. It also aims to develop an interest in and appreciation of live music by showcasing music performances and conducting workshops at schools.