Creating opportunities for artists

The Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA) is a not for profit company (NPC) that seeks to create opportunities for local, established and emerging musicians and related artists in the Western Cape.

The objective of the CTMA is to conduct a public benefit activity which creates programmes and projects for the promotion of the work of local musicians, and the development of career opportunities in the South African music industry.

The CTMA primarily focuses on contemporary music and strives to provide support by creating performance and recording opportunities, educational and skills development programmes and international exchange initiatives for deserving musicians.

Upcoming Events

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DELHEIM JAZZ & CHEESE FONDUES Delheim Wine Estate

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June 15, 2018

New Morning (Paris)

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June 20, 2018

Salle festive et culturelle (La Quintaine, Chasseneuil)

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June 29, 2018

Jean Ferrat Theatre (Ruelle-Sur-Touvre)

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Our Projects

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  • 2018

    DELHEIM JAZZ & CHEESE FONDUES

    The Delheim Wine Estate’s Jazz & Cheese Fondue series plays an exciting new tune in the Stellenbosch Winelands this year thanks to the announcement of a collaboration with the Cape Town Music Academy (CTMA) and Jazz in the Native Yards.

  • 2018

    Afrique mon désir FRENCH TOUR 2018

    Afrique mon désir lies at the confluence of poetry and music with as main actors the multi-award winning South African singer and composer, Laurinda Hofmeyr, famous for setting poetry to music, and the bassist and musical producer Schalk Joubert.

  • 2018

    Jazz in the Native Yards @ Woordfees 2018

    Cape Town Music Academy and US Woordfees present Jazz in the Native Yards, a new music venue and meeting place at the US Woordfees 2018 ...

  • 2018

    Afrique Mon Désir

    Afrique mon désir (Africa my longing / Afrika my verlange ) is a 75min multi-media world music production, directed by David Kramer, featuring Laurinda Hofmeyr and the Afrique mon désir rensemble

  • 2017

    CTMA, SU & Berklee City Music Outreach 2017

    During the week of 9-15 June 2017, CTMA together with the Berklee College of Music’s City Music Unit and Stellenbosch University’s Community Music Unit ...

  • 2017

    Kwathi ke Kaloku (Once Upon a Time)

    Kwathi ke Kaloku  – Once Upon a Time, is a 60 minute interactive stage production of traditional Xhosa storytelling and music for primary school children ...

Our Partners

Organisation Development Africa (ODA)
Alliance Francaise du Cap
Berklee School of Music Community Outreach
Stellenbosch University Community Music
Jazz in the Native Yards
ClemenGold We Care
Fine Music Radio

Who we are

NICO MCLACHLAN

CHAIRMAN

Nico McLachlan (Chair) is the former CEO and Independent Chair of the Cape Town Unicity Commission and Managing Director

ALBERT GELDENHUYS

DIRECTOR

Albert Geldenhuys recently retired as CEO for Africa and Board member of the Global Engineering Consulting Firm Aurecon.

SONJA ROUX

DIRECTOR

Sonja Roux is a Trustee of the Woema Trust, Director of the investment company Arco and patron of

LUVUYO KAKAZA

DIRECTOR

Luvuyo Kakaza is a former senior journalist and currently the Public Relations Officer of the Cape Town Philharmonic

VICKY DAVIS

PROGRAMME MANAGER

Vicky Davis is a seasoned television producer and director. She holds a Master’s degree in educational drama at

Contact





Cape Town Music Academy
Unit F3, 155 Loop Street
Cape Town
8001

Postal address:
PO Box 16526
Vlaeberg
8018

Vicky Davis
+27 (0) 82 569 7347
+27 (0) 21 422 2970
vicky@ctma.co.za
www.ctma.co.za