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10.07.14
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Carnegie Hall Kicks Off South Africa Festival
Wall Street Journal
04.08.14
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Hugh Masekela - 75 and counting
Mail & Guardian
04.06.14
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Paul Simon celebrates with Hugh Masekela
eNCA
04.06.14
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Proclaiming Joy, in Concert, on His 75th Birthday
The New York Times
03.31.14
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Concert review: Masekela delves into South Africa for performance
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
03.28.14
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Remembering lessons learned at UC Berkeley
San Francisco Chronicle
03.14.14
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HUGH MASEKELA ANNOUNCES 2014 US TOUR
HughMasekela.co.za
06.17.13
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My apology to Hugh Masekela: He and Larry Willis gave the performance of a lifetime at the Dakota
InsightNews.com
04.24.13
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Masekela melds S. Africa, jazz in cathartic Hub show
The Bay State Banner
04.17.13
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Jazz Great Hugh Masekela, Fresh Because He's Fascinated
NPR Music
03.11.13
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WOMADelaide festival 2013 – review
The Guardian (UK)
12.10.12
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Hugh Masekela & Larry Willis
Rolling Stone (South Africa)
12.06.12
Gene Scheer, Yo-Yo Ma, Ravi Shankar, Anoushka Shankar, Hugh Masekela, Richard Kaufman, Paul Groves
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2013 GRAMMY NOMINEES
Grammy.com
12.06.12
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TRUMPETER & VOCALIST HUGH MASEKELA RECEIVES BEST WORLD MUSIC ALBUM GRAMMY NOMINATION FOR "JABULANI"
06.22.12
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Bra Hugh in golden form with own label
South African Mail & Guardian
05.10.12
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Hugh Masekela & Larry Willis: FRIENDS
The Revivalist
05.03.12
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A who's who of musical greats come together at inaugural International Jazz Day at U.N.
NY Daily News
04.18.12
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Concert Lineups Announced for International Jazz Day
JazzTimes
03.21.12
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UNESCO AND HERBIE HANCOCK ANNOUNCE THE FIRST ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY ON APRIL 30 FEATURING ALL-STAR CONCERTS IN PARIS, NEW ORLEANS AND NEW YORK
03.19.12
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Hugh Masekela: Wedding Songs That Don't Sound Blue
NPR
03.12.12
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Queen Elizabeth II joins senior royals in celebrating Commonwealth Day at Westminster Abbey
The Washington Post
02.25.12
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Masekela leads crowd on boisterous romp
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
02.11.12
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Live Jazz: Hugh Masekela at Royce Hall
Blog: International Review of Music
07.15.11
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HUGH MASEKELA WINS A 2011 WOMEX AWARD FOR ARTISTS
WOMEX
07.12.11
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Hugh Masekela: Celebrate Mama Afrika
Guardian (UK)
06.29.11
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Masekela a musical force
Ottawa Citizen
06.23.11
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Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra and Hugh Masekela Last Night
OC Weekly
06.22.11
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South African jazz after apartheid: Looking for a new direction
The Christian Science Monitor
06.14.11
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Hugh Masekela to appear at Ottawa Jazz Festival
Ottawa Examiner
03.17.11
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Hugh Masekela Day Proclaimed in the V.I.
St. John Source
03.10.11
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Man with a horn gives voice to a people
Vancouver Sun
03.08.11
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After Apartheid, His Music Brings Us Together
San Francisco Classical Voice
02.14.11
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HUGH MASEKELA JOINS U2 IN JOHANNESBURG
The Examiner
11.16.10
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Hugh Masekela, Usher Hall, Edinburgh
The Herald Scotland
10.25.10
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Hugh Masekela’s Memorial Hall performance delights music lovers
The Daily Tar Heel
10.25.10
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The Whole Note
10.24.10
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South African trumpeter gets the rhythm right
Globe and Mail
10.20.10
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Hugh Masekela puts down his trumpet, speaks his mind
Toronto Star
10.19.10
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Boston celebrates South African jazz legend
The Justice
10.16.10
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Hugh Masekela Live
JazzTimes
10.11.10
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Masekela: My music comes from my people
The Philadelphia Tribune
10.01.10
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MUSICAL LEGEND BRINGS TRUMPET GROOVES TO NORTH AMERICA
JamBase
05.16.10
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Sports of The Times
The New York Times
05.04.10
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South African musicians added to star-studded World Cup gig
CNN
04.22.10
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SA to celebrate 16 years of freedom
BuaNews
04.14.10
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Umlando – Through My Father’s Eyes
ESPN
03.18.10
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Music, Infused With Sorrow and Joy, in Honor of Migrant Dreamers
The New York Times
01.02.10
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Hugh Masekela's 70th birthday concert
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12.14.09
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Hugh Masekela birthday concert, review
Telegraph (UK)
12.13.09
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Hugh Masekela, Barbican, London
Financial Times
12.04.09
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Hugh Masakela: the birthday boy celebrates
The Times (UK)
11.30.09
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These nights of exhilarating live performance are reinventing music
The Guardian
04.25.09
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A South African Great, Playing 'To Get Well'
NPR
04.03.09
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Hugh Masekela, the South African music legend, is celebrating his 70th birthday on 4 April.
BBC
07.17.07
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Hugh Masekela: How a 68-Year-Old Horn Player Makes the Ladies Scream
Rolling Stone

“Masekela ..was both joyous and reflective.” The Washington Post

“….a musician of phenomenal grace and power: intricate and fiery on flugelhorn and still blessed with a voice that can strip the leaves from the trees.” The Independent ... read full bio (UK)