May 2 – 20h00: Shane Cooper Quintet – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 3 – 20h00: Shane Cooper Quintet – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 4 – 20h30: Femi Koya’s Afrobeat – R 130 (Tribute to Fela Kuti)

May 5 – 20h30: Bokani Dyer Quintet – R150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 6 – 20h30: Omagugu Makhathini – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 7 – 12h30: 7 Colours (Sunday Lunch) at The Orbit – R 320 (Documentary screening of SHWABADA: The Music of Ndikho Xaba, performance by Bitches Brew, and open mic & jam with The Window Sessions)

May 9 – 20h00: May 9 – 20h00: Bombshelter – R 130 (Afrobalkan Skadubhall)

May 10 – 20h00: Tribute Birdie Mboweni – R 120 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 11 – 18h30: Umzi Watsha: The Politics of (im)Patience – Free (Exhibition Opening)

May 11 – 20h30: En Fuego The Orbit Salsa Band – R 150 (Salsa)

May 12 – 20h30: Carlo Mombelli – R150 (SA Contemporary Music)

May 13 – 20h30: Carlo Mombelli – R 150 (SA Contemporary Music)

May 14 – 17h00: The Window Sessions hosted by BandaBanda – Free (Open Mic)

May 16 – 20h00: Comedy and Jazz Night in Orbit hosted by Kagiso Lediga & The Luyanda Madope Quartet – R 130

May 17 – 20h00: Msaki – R 150 (SA Contemporary Music)

May 18 – 20h30: Nomfundo Xaluva – R150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 19 – 20h30: Keenan Ahrends Quintet – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 20 – 20h30: Keenan Ahrends Quintet – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 21 – 17h00: The Orbit Presents: Window Session Hosted by Banda Banda – Free Entrance

May 23 – 20h00: Vuma Ian Levin Quintet – R 120 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 24 – 20h00: Afrikan Freedom Principle: Composer’s Workshops – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 25 – 20h30: Afrikan Freedom Principle: Living Legacy Project – R200 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

May 26 – 18h00: Fashion Meets Jazz – Downstairs at the Orbit – R 100
May 26 – 20h30: Rebirth of Cool (Old Skool Nostalgia) – R 130 (pre-paid) or R 150 (at the door)

May 27 – 20h30: En Fuego The Orbit Salsa Band – R 150 (Salsa)

May 28 – 14h00: Book Launch: To Breathe Into Another Voice: A South African Anthology of Jazz Poetry edited by Myesha Jenkins – R40
May 28 – 17h00: The Orbit Presents: Windows Sessions, Hosted by Banda Banda – Free Entrance

May 30 – 20h00: Science & Cocktails – R20 (Scientific presentation followed by SA Jazz)

May 31 – 20h00: Marcus Wyatt, Madala Khunene, Tlale Makhene – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)


June 1 – 20h30: The Muffinz – R 130

June 2 – 20h30: Titi Luzipo: Being Woman – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 3 – 20h30: Bokani Dyer Trio – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 4 – 13h30: 7 Colours at The Orbit – R 320 Including your Sunday Lunch, Performance by Bitches Brew, and open mic & jam with The Window Sessions

June 6 – 20h00: Benjamin Jephta Residency: Benjamin Jephta Trio ft. Keenan Ahrends & Lungile Kunene – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 7 – 20h00: Benjamin Jephta Residency: Benjamin Jephta Fusion Trio ft. Afrika Mkhize and Leagan Breda – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 8 – 20h30: Benjamin Jephta Residency: A Tribute to Tribe – R 140 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 9 – 20h30: Benjamin Jephta Residency: Rebirth Of Cool ft. Siya Makuzeni – R 130 (Old Skool Nostalgia & SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 10 – 20h30: Benjamin Jephta Residency – First Set: Benjamin Jephta Sextet | Second Set: Benjamin Jephta presents Akoustik Elektrik – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 11 – 17h30: Benjamin Jephta Residency – First Set: Benjamin Jephta Sextet | Second Set: Benjamin Jephta presents Akoustik Elektrik – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 13 – 20h00: Comedy and Jazz Night in Orbit hosted by Kagiso Lediga and The Luyanda Madope Quartet – R 130

June 14 – 20h00: TBC

June 15 – 20h30: Marcus Wyatt Trio – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 16 – 20h30: Kyle Shepherd Quintet – R 150 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 17 – 20h30: Viwe Mkizwana Ensemble – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 20 – 20h00: Out There Sessions – Poetry and Jazz hosted by Myesha Jenkins – R 90

June 21 – 20h00: Mkizwana Ensemble with Poetic Strings – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 22 – 20h30: Femi Koya’s Afrobeat – R 130 (Tribute to Fela Kuti)

June 23 – 20h30: Linda Sikhakhane – R 130 (SA Contemporary Jazz)

June 24 – 20h30: En Fuego The Orbit Salsa Band – R 150 (Salsa)

June 27 – 20h00: Science & Cocktails – R20 (Scientific presentation followed by SA Jazz)

June 28 – 20h00: TBC

June 29 – 20h30: TBC

June 30 – 20h30: New Skool Sextet – R 120 (SA Contemporary Jazz)


Previously at The Orbit