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Feya Faku – Severn

Whenever I do searches online for South African trumpet players, Feya Faku comes up as one of the top players.

Marcus Wyatt – Prayer for Nkosi

Marcus Wyatt is one of the top jazz trumpet players in South Africa. Here he is performing with the University of Cape Town Symphonic Jazz Orchestra. Beautiful writing and playing.

Mandla Mlangeni – Magasela

Not only do I love recordings of trumpet players performing without accompaniment, as a teacher I also regard them as some of the most important listening we can do. Here we have Mandla Mlangani in an interview and short solo performance.

Hugh Masekela with the Dave Matthews Band

Hugh Masekela is probably the most famous South African jazz trumpeter. Here he is performing with the Dave Matthews Band.