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Thu 21 Jul 2022

19:30

The Tonic Sessions: Sisanda Myataza

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Music has always been a part of Sisanda Myataza’s life. From the legacy of her great great grandfather, the choral composer BB Myataza, to a love for the stage from an early age, the South African artist is a born performer both as a solo musician and in the various bands she’s formed part of.

Since the release of her debut solo album in 2016, Myataza has gone from strength-to-strength, including a performance at the Cape Town Jazz Festival alongside the likes of Kamasi Washington and Laura Mvula. With her rich, soulful voice Myataza’s sound offers mellow jazz rhythms intertwined with Afrobeat influences.

Presented by Bristol Beacon and Bristol Jazz & Blues Festival

Unreserved seated event

All ages: (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult)

Doors: 19.00
Start time: 19.30

Tickets for students and Universal Credit recipients are £6.54 incl. bf

“Sisanda Myataza brought her band onstage with a vigorous vocal instrumental that straightaway established her remarkable vocal range and control. It was a brave start and she held the audience’s rapt attention through jazz songs, a Zulu lullaby and a sequence of Miriam Makeba classics all of which she made her own.”

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The Tonic Sessions

A Celebration Of Women In Music

A new venture between Jazz Festival producer Katya Gorrie and Bristol Beacon, the Tonic Sessions are a monthly music gathering celebrating Women in Music.

Taking place once a month on a Thursday at Bristol Beacon, we have created an inviting and relaxed space where you can come and have a glass of wine by candlelight, and enjoy some the of outstanding female artists in Bristol and beyond.

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