Äl Jawala Daara J, Alexander Paeffgen, Bausa, Chico Trujillo, Atze Schröder, Alex & Joschi, Christophe Assier, Carminho, Christopher Park David. At the end of 1959 Johnny Gertze , Hugh formed the Jazz Epistles, Makhaya Ntshoko, Kippie Moeketsi, Dollar Brand ( later known as Abdullah Ibrahim) the first African jazz group to record an LP. His music reflects many of the musical influences of his childhood in the multicultural port areas of Cape Town ranging from traditional African songs to the gospel of the AME Church , ragas, to more modern jazz other Western styles. Following the 21 March 1960 Sharpeville massacre— where 69 protestors were shot dead in.
South African composer Bob Dorough , one of the NEA' s Jazz Master recipients, pianist Abdullah Ibrahim, along with Maria Schneider Stanley Crouch.