Country Cooking: the music of Brotherhood of Breath

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 2019-03-23
12:00 am

Event Price
Free

Location
Bertha House 67-69 Main Road Mowbray
67-69 Main Road Mowbray
Cape Town
Western Cape


Description

Country Cooking: the music of Chris McGregor’s Brotherhood of Breath

Exiled in England South African pianist Chris McGregor formed a big band, Brotherhood of Breath at the end of the 1960s. Until his passing in 1990, McGregor performed and recorded with the group. Four UK-based musicians featured in the band’s 1988 recording Country Cooking are in Cape Town to perform and record with a stellar cast of local jazz artists.

Sat 23 March, 15:00–17:00
Seminar: Jonathan Eato (UK)
Musicians, chaired by Dinga Sikwebu
67-69 Main Road Mowbray
RSVP: dinga.sikwebu@tshisimani.org.z