The South African Jazz research is built on a collection of interviews, articles and photographs that are lovingly stored in an archive with the long term foundation of building a heart centred South African jazz musical resource.

Drawing on the lived experience and oral history of many music masters,this is an educative sojourn into the unified source of music. South African jazz is a unique and all inclusive channel to real freedom, touching down in all the major cities. COMMENTARIES, TRIBUTES, PHOTOGRAPHS ARTICLES and INTERVIEWS An open source platform of open minded and open hearted South African Jazz research and story-telling. uMkhumbane, The Golden Era, the Prisoners of Strange, Dancing with the Diaspora, Xhosa Africa Cape Jazz, the great Cape debate and other stories.

  • Story of South African Jazz
  • Syllabus based Education
  • Multi-media Resource

  • Resources
  • Liberation History
  • Story of South African Jazz

Jazz Against Apartheid Beyond Exile

International Jazz Co-operation

Story of South African Jazz

Syllabus based educational lectures


AudioVisual Archive

Jim Bailey African history Archives

Drum Magazine

Music of the Post APartheid Era

Peace on Earth