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John Bartmann

Passion, versatility, positivity and enthusiasm. These are some of the attributes we’ve come to expect from talented all-round performer John Bartmann, whose energetic work as a guitarist, violinist, producer, chorister and band member over the past 15 years has often left audiences (and bandmates) smiling and roaring for more. With ...
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PRAVDA is an energetic, live electronic ‘future jazz’ outfit from Cape Town. PRAVDA has performed at Rocking the Daisies, the J&B Met VIP Lounge, Alliance Francaise Jazz Rendezvous, Youngblood Art Gallery, Francois Pienaar’s MAD Foundation events and The Bootleggers Electroswing event series. The band’s ‘Drink Water’ EP co-producer Ross Gabriel ...
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iThongo (“ee-tohn-goh”) is a world music fusion band from Cape Town, performing a crossover of Irish, African and South American traditional music on guitar, marimba, pennywhistle, skin drums mbira and violin. In 2017, their debut EP ‘Afroceltica’ was released via HDE. Members include Annette ‘Tink’ Roos (pennywhistle), Kwanele Maloyi (marimba, ...
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MAGENT is the world/dance music alias of Cape Town jazz guitarist John Bartmann, whose additional work as a composer and producer has been licensed to labels in France (Wagram Music) and Germany (DNA Musik), and whose theatre music productions have received financial backing from the UK Arts Council. Lying at ...
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V Minor

V MINOR is the experimental electronic alias of self-taught vocalist and violinist John Bartmann. V MINOR's influences lie primarily at the intersection of hip hop, downtempo, pop and instrumental electronica, with heavily processed guitar and violin sounds contributing to the solo producer's palette of techniques. V Minor music releases ...
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Cape Town Swing Cats

The Cape Town Swing Cats form a group of talented jazz musicians specialising in swing era tunes that will have your feet tapping and your booty shaking in no time. Partnering with the local Lindy Hoppers, they play regularly for the growing swing dance community as they bring back the ...
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