The Birchwood Jazz Evening, on Friday, 9 December, will be bringing Gauteng’s jazz-lovers the Christmas party of the year. The evening is set to take guests on a musical journey from the 1970s through to today’s modern jazz forms and will feature two renowned and proudly South African artists; Sipho Hot Stix Mabuse and Ray Chikapa Phiri including friends Louis Mhlanga and multiple award-winning Saxophonist Mccoy Mrubata.
In the last show of the year, Birchwood Hotel have pulled out all the stops to give guests a line-up of performances to remember. Sipho Hot Stix Mabuse and Ray Chikapa Phiri are well-known by audiences; regardless of age or generation. Hit singles “Burn Out and “Weekend Special” are still firm favourites in the broadcast industry and in many homes.
The two giants of the jazz industry will be joined by songstress Nokukhanya Dlamini; who is back by popular demand for the evening.
Each month, the Birchwood Jazz Evening invites upcoming artists to open the evening’s festivities and highlight emerging local talent. This month, The Levites will be opening the evening’s festivities with their Afro-soul sounds and captivating performances on stage.
A new twist will be added to the December Jazz Evening; a surprise musician will be joining the evening to provide extra time for guests to enjoy themselves on the dance floor. As usual he host, Hector Motivator, will usher the evening with his usual antics.
Guests will be provided with a delicious three course meal, including two complimentary bottles of wine, and lots of Christmas giveaways. The evening starts at 8pm and tickets are R400 per person or R4 000 for a table of 10. For more information or to book contact Dudu Kgomo on (011) 897 0141 or on [email protected] or visit www.birchwoodhotel.co.za.