Jazz

Titilayo Rachel Adedokun

The Andrew Young Band will perform at Oude Libertas Auditorium in Stellenbosch, on Sunday December 8, at 6.30pm. After a successful tour in South Africa, in which he was awarded the Standard Bank Ovation award, saxophonist Andrew Young, will bring his own blend of smooth jazz, blues, pop, and rock to the amphitheater. Andrew’s special guest is Titilayo Rachel Adedokun, who was born in Nashville, Tennessee, USA to parents of Nigerian origin. Her talent and experience span different musical genres from classical, musicals and spirituals to jazz, blues, Latin and African music. Titilayo has toured Europe with several productions including Musetta in La Boheme, Kate in Kiss Me Kate, soloist in Night Fever: Die Gala Der FilmMusicals, and as Billie Holiday in the jazz musical Ella & Billie. She is often featured as soloist with The Wine & Roses Swing Orchestra. Tickets are available at Computicket. For more information, call 021 809 7473.