Tag: Melanie Scholtz

Music , Songwriting , Theatre

You Win Some and You Lose Some

Since I quit my corporate desk job a few months ago, artistic opportunities have been coming my way rather promisingly. The problem with freelancing is that there is not always the guarantee of a…
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Art , Jazz , Music

A Kaleidoscopic Experience in Abundant Proportions

As appearing in the September issue of B'Jazz magazine. Every weekend, a cultural explosion takes place at Kaleidoscope Café on the 2nd floor of a vibrant building in Claremont, Cape Town. Nestled…
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Jazz , Music

My Second 3 Page Spread for B’Jazz Mag: Melanie Scholtz

The following is my second 3 page spread in the September issue of B’Jazz magazine – South Africa’s Quintessential Jazz Mag. Enjoy! Melanie Scholtz Singer, composer and lyricist Melanie Scholtz…
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Bass Like a Boss , Jazz , Music

My Experience at the 2012 Standard Bank National Youth Jazz Festival: Day 6

It's taken forever to get this post written. The festival is a far off and vague memory. In terms of energy, staying awake on Day 6 was a demanding task. One workshop that stood out for me was Jason…
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Music

Brother & Brother: Then & Now

As on request from my good friend and avid Brother & Brother supporter  Claudia, I decided to write out a long overdue update about what's been happening band wise. A lot has happened in the…
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