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Hugh Masekela with special guests “Tribute to Mama Afrika”

Legendary trumpeter and bandleader Hugh Masekela, will team up with three of South Africa’s most acclaimed vocalists to present a musical tribute to the great African songbird Miriam Makeba.With Masekela acting as musical director and the combined voices of VusiMahlasela, ThandiswaMazwai, and ZolaniMahola (Freshly Ground) this unique tribute show originally made its debut at the Rio Loco Festival in Toulouse, France in June 2010, and was rapturously acclaimed by the French public and media.Covering Makeba classics like “Soweto blues”, “meet me at the river”, and of course “patapata” amongst others, this revue has also wowed audiences in Barcelona, London and Berlin and is now set to make it’s South African debut at the CT IJF 2012 edition.Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to catch the musical legacy of Miriam Makeba as presented by Masekela, Mahlasela, Mazwai&Mahola.