12 Reasons Why Cape Town is a Great City in which to be a Jazz Musician

I really enjoy making my living as a jazz musician in Cape Town. Here are a few reasons why. 1. Cape Town is a small city, so if you have a car or a motorbike, getting around is very quick and easy. Sometimes musicians have between two to four gigs a day in the height of season. My personal record is seven gigs in a waking day, although not all of them were jazz gigs. 2. The market is not saturated with musicians, so I believe that finding or creating work is easier than in places like Europe, Australasia or North America. If you can play at a reasonably good…
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