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In Photos: ‘Indaba Is’ Recording Sessions

These images take you inside the recording sessions for 'Indaba Is', a compilation of great compositions from South Africa's creative improvisational music scene, released by London-based Brownswood Recordings.

Indaba Is is a cross-section of the latest greatest compositions from Mzansi's creative improvisational music scene, released by London-based Brownswood Recordings. Featuring 52 musicians in total, the release adds another layer onto a heritage made famous by globally renowned stars—the likes of Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba, Sibongile Khumalo, Jonas Gwangwa and more.

Pianist and composer Thandi Ntuli and The Brother Moves On vocalist Siya Mthembu are the project's curators and creative directors and are responsible for what the world is now hearing on wax, in high definition, across platforms.

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Listen to Sibusile Xaba‘s New Jazz Single 'Umdali'

Sibusile Xaba's single 'Umdali' featuring Naftali and Fakazile Nkosi comes ahead of Brownswood Recording's highly-anticipated contemporary jazz compilation album 'Indaba Is'.

Sibusile Xaba has recently released his latest single featuring Naftali and Fakazile Nkosi. "Umdali" comes ahead of the highly anticipated jazz album Indaba Is, a self-described improvisational soul and jazz compilation. "Umdali" is the fifth track on the upcoming album by Brownswood Studios and aptly speaks to reconnecting with a creator and having faith during uncertain times.

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