Johannesburg Big Band

Based: Johannesburg

The Johannesburg Big Band is a collection of the finest jazz and session musicians in South Africa. Formed in 2011 and run by it’s Musical Director – Adam Howard through his company – Howard Music, they have already performed at many functions, including a sold out performance for the 702 “Easter Celebration” at Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton. The 18-member troupe has a repertoire of over 800 of the most celebrated big band charts. Started by the best musicians in South Africa, wanting to get a regular big band going in Johannesburg, their vision is to bring back the big band sound to Jozi life, and give Johannesburg it’s first dedicated permanent big band…