Campaign Update: R13000 raised in under 24 hours + new perks

sarahProject, The Journey

We are almost 24 hours into the campaign and we’ve raised over R13000! A huge thank you to everyone who has shared the campaign or made a contribution.  A special thanks to Simon from Cape Town for sponsoring our first full song, Swazi Stomp. You can check out some samples of the other tracks at www.pebbleshakers.co.za/#echoes. Don’t wait, you might miss … Read More

Campaign Update: We made it!

sarahProject, The Journey

A huge thank you to the more than 200 people from around the world who’ve helped us reach our target! It has been truly inspiring to see the support pouring in over the last few days. Proud to be part of a community that cares about music and history –  and so excited to start work on the transcriptions and … Read More

Introducing: The Echoes of Sophiatown Project

sarahProject, The Journey

Echoes of Sophiatown is an ongoing Cape Town Swing initiative that arises from an urgent need to preserve, celebrate, and revive a cornerstone of South African heritage. Named for the cultural hub that gave rise to some of South Africa’s most legendary jazz musicians, this project seeks to thread together the music, dance, people, and stories that defined the South … Read More

Orlando

sarahSong Stories

Composed by Johanna Rhadebe
Performed by Miriam Makeba and The Skylarks

Sweet Talk

sarahSong Stories

Composed by Jim Shepard and Red Foley
Performed by The Manhattan Brothers

Blackpool

sarahSong Stories

Composed by Zacks Nkosi
Performed by Zacks Nkosi and His Sextet