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Lindiwe MaxoloLocation: Based in Johannesburg
Vocalist, Composer, Educator & Band Leader Lindiwe Maxolo is an emerging powerful vocalist in the South African Jazz music industry. She is recipient winner of the 2002 Afro Vocal Category in the Old Mutual Jazz Encounters Competition. Armed with a Cum Laude in Jazz Honours Degree from the University of Cape Town, she’s demonstrated her diversity by performing in India, Portugal, Greece and New Orleans. And her enchanting magical voice will still see her further mesmerize the world.
With a background that was rooted in church music, Ms Maxolo felt the need to take her musicianship to a higher level by studying music formally. She went on to graduate Cum Laude in her Honours Degree in Jazz Music from the University of Cape Town.
Critics have described her sound as “jazzy”, “soulful”, “lyrical”, “affirming” and “layered”.
According to Lindiwe, her sound is an Acoustic experience that incorporates both African Jazz and Traditional Jazz influences. Lindiwe has been involved with many different styles of music but her main focus remains with Jazz music. Lindiwe Maxolo was born and bred in the then Vaal Triangle.
Lindiwe Maxolo has, for some years now, been working very hard towards establishing herself as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. This is beginning to bear fruit when you look at some of the stages that she has already graced within South Africa and Internationally. She was invited to share the stage with the Legendary Dave Grusin and Lee Ritenour. She has worked with some of the top South African musicians such as Sibongile Khumalo, Concord Nkabinde, McCoy Mrubata, Gloria Bosman, Feya Faku, Andile Yenana, to name but a few.
Awards & Distinctions
- Winner: 2015 ACT Awards - Performance and Singing
- Winner: 2014 Mbokodo Award - Woman in Jazz
- 2014 SATMA -Best African Jazz Album
- 2014 Wawela Music Awards - Best Creative Album of the Year
- 2013 SAMA 19 - Best Jazz Album
- Let it rain
- Kea a Kopa
- Landela Ukonwaba
- Rise Again
- Mama ngiyabonga
Typical Budget for Lindiwe Maxolo is
R20000 - R65000.
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