Tuesday Apr 8
Mail & Guardian
Hugh Masekela - 75 and counting
Trumpeter, composer, lyricist, singer, bandleader, father and struggle activist Hugh Masekela has garnered many titles under his belt so far.
Hugh Masekela celebrates 75th birthday with a little help from Paul Simon, Harry Belafonte
South African trumpeter and vocalist Hugh Masekela celebrated his 75th birthday with a little help from some old friends - Paul Simon and Harry Belafonte - in the city where he began what turned out to be a 30-year exile from his homeland.
New York Post
Hugh Masekelaa s most memorable musical moments
Legendary trumpeter/bandleader Hugh Masekela turns 75 Friday, so we asked how long he plans to continue playing and touring the world.
7Days: Regional arts and entertainment
Song bird. In Jim Cartwright's comedy The Rise and Fall of Little Voice , a shy girl's obsession with her late father's record collection leads to a singing career .
The sounds of South Africa sweep in
A jazz ensemble from South Africa next weekend will perform in Ulster and Dutchess counties, work with local students and, an organizer hopes, stoke interest in the region's improvisational-music scene.