August 2 – 20h00: Ziza Muftic Quintet & Guests – R 130

August 3 – 20h00: Etuk Ubong Quartet (Nigeria) – “Miracle” EP Tour – R 130

August 4 – 20h00: FUNK NIGHT in JHB with Funk´t Up The Orbit Funk Band and DJ Rushmo – R 130

August 5 – 20h30: Thandi Ntuli Sextet – R 150

August 6 – 20h30: Feya Faku Quintet – R 150

August 7 – 18h00: Mlungisi Gegana Trio – R 130

August 9 – 20h00: Comedy and Jazz in Orbit with Kagiso Lediga & the Luyanda Madope Quartet – R 130

August 10 – 20h00: JazzAfrika Legacy Session curated by Bokani Dyer – R 100

August 11 – 20h00: En Fuego The Orbit Afro Cuban Salsa Band – R 150

August 12 – 20h30: Sydney Mnisi Quartet Feat. David Cousins (p), Amaeshi Ikechi (b) and Peter Auret (dms) – R 150

August 13 – 20h30: Siya Makuzeni´s Vocal Legacy with Abigail Kubeka, Sibongile Khumalo and Spha Mdlalose (all voc), Thandi Ntuli (p), Benjamin Jephta (b) & Sphelelo Mazibuko (dms) – Proudly Sponsored by Standard Bank – R 200

August 14 – 18h00: Zoe Modiga Sextet Feat. Bokani Dyer (p), Mandla Mlangeni (tp), Romy Brauteseth (b), Marlon Witbooi (dms) & Keenan Ahrends (g) – R 130

August 16 – 20h00: Out There Session – Poetry & Jazz hosted by Myesha Jenkins – R 90

August 17 – 20h00: Stanislav Angelov Tango Quartet Feat. Juan Simon (vocals), Petrus de Beer (viol), Marlize Koch (p) and Neville Nhlanhla Radebe (Dbl Bass) – R 130

August 18 – 20h00: Femi Koya´s Afro Beat – R 130

August 19 – 20h30: Shabaka Hutchings in “Shabaka & The Ancestors” – R 180 (UK/SA) – Proudly Sponsored by Standard Bank

August 20 – 20h30: Shabaka Hutchings in “Shabaka & The Ancestors” – R 180 (UK/SA)

August 21 – 18h00: Bxtches Brew Feat. Spha Mdlalose, Titi Luzipo & Zoe Modiga (all voc) and Thandi Ntuli (p), Romy Brauteseth (b) & Sphelelo Mazibuko (dms) – R 130

August 23 – 20h00: Lesedi Ntsane (tp) and the Azanian People’s Movement Feat. Nduduzo Makhathini (p), Marc Duby (b), Karo Ndoite (g) & Tumi Mogorosi (dms) – R 130

August 24 – 20h00: Mimi´s Night of Showcase Feat. Mdu Mtshali (p) & Sydney Mavundla (tp) – R 130

August 25 – 20h00: En Fuego The Orbit Afro Cuban Sasa Band – R 150

August 26 – 20h30: Salim Washington & Sankofa Ft. Nduduzo Makhathini (p) – R 180 in partnership with Concerts SA

August 27 – 20h30: Salim Washington & Sankofa Ft. Nduduzo Makhathini (p) – R 180 in partnership with Concerts SA

August 28 – 18h00: Conversations in Orbit chaired by Percy Mabandu “Is 90% local really so lekker?” in partnership with Alliance Francaise JHB, Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council and Concerts SA – R 80

August 30 – 20h00: Science & Cocktails with Jazz Feat. Joey Williams band Feat. Hlengiwe Pearl Pitso – R 20

August 31 – 20h00: Aurelio Project (New Album Launch Idefix) Feat. Special Guest Marcus Wyatt (tp) with Vuma Levin (g), Lito Mabjaia (b), Tijn Wybenga (keys) and Yordu Petit (dms) – R 130 (NL/Moz/SA)


September 1 – 20h00: En Fuego The Orbit Salsa Band – R 150

September 2 – 20h30: Nduduzo Makhathini Ensemble – R 150 (Proudly Sponsored by Standard Bank)

September 3 – 20h30: Nduduzo Makhathini Ensemble – R 150

September 4 – 18h00: Frank Paco Art Ensemble Feat. Buddy Wells (ts), Blake Hellaby (keys), Ildo Nandja (b) and Frank Paco (dms/voc) – R 150

September 6 – 20h00: Bombshelter Beast Feat. Pitch Black Afro & Marcus Wyatt – R 130

September 7 – 20h00: Estelle Kokot – The Jazz Feminine in Africa – solo tour 2016 – R 130

September 8 – 20h00: Funk Night JHB with Dj Bubbles and DJ Rushmo & Funk´t Up The Orbit Funk Band – R 130

September 9 – 20h30: Skyjack – SA Tour and Album Launch – Shane Cooper (b), Andreas Tschopp (tbn), Marc Stucki (ts), Kesivan Naidoo (dms) & Kyle Shepherd (p) – R 180 (SA/CH) – in partnership with Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council & Concerts SA

September 10 – 20h30: Skyjack – SA Tour and Album Launch – Shane Cooper (b), Andreas Tschopp (tbn), Marc Stucki (ts), Kesivan Naidoo (dms) & Kyle Shepherd (p) – R 180 (SA/CH) – in partnership with Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council & Concerts SA, and Proudly Sponsored by Standard Bank.

September 11 – 18h00: Anders Wihk Trio (Sweden) – R 150

September 13 – 20h00: Comedy & Jazz night in Orbit hosted by Kagiso Lediga and the Luyanda Madope Quartet – R 130

September 14 – 20h00: Jazzafrika Legacy Session curated by Bokani Dyer – spotlight on SA composers – R 100

September 15 – 20h00: Femi Koya´s Afrobeat Band – celebrating Fela Kuti – R 130

September 16 – 20h30: En Fuego The Orbit Salsa Band – R 150

September 17 – 20h30: The Muffinz – R 180

September 18 – 18h00: Prince Lengoasa´s Gospel and Jazz Session (after Church) – R 130

September 19 – 20h00: Special Monday night session with Standard Bank Joy of Jazz artists in partnership with Standard Bank – tbc

September 20 – 20h00: Out There Session – Poetry and Jazz hosted by Myesha Jenkins – R 90

September 21 – 20h00: SIR Trio (SA/Nigeria/Kenya) Feat. Ayanda Sikade (dms – SA). Amaeshi Ikechi (b – Nigeria) & Aaron Rimbui (p – Kenya) – R 150

September 22 – 20h00: Paul Van Kemenade (as) Duo with Stevko Busch (p) and Three Horns & a Bass – R 180 (NL)

September 23 – 20h30: Steve Dyer´s Color Me Human – R 150

September 24 – 20h30: Paul Van Kemenade (as) Duo with Stevko Busch (p) and Three Horns & a Bass – R 180 (NL)

September 25 – 18h00: Conversations in Orbit chaired by Gwen Ansell in partnership with Alliance Francaise JHB, Pro Helvetia – The Swiss Arts Council and Concerts SA – R 80

September 26 – 20h00: Kesivan Naidoo back in SA – special Monday night session (Live Recording) with Shane Cooper (b), Andre Petersen (p), Feya Faku (tp) & Kesivan Naidoo (dms) – R 180

September 27 – 20h00: Science & Cocktails with Jazz – R 20

September 28 – 20h00: Yonela Mnana Quartet – R 130

September 29 – 20h00: Rus Nerwich Quintet – R 150

September 30 – 20h30: Rus Nerwich Quintet – R 150


Previously at The Orbit