(July 18 to September 29, 1991) He was additional composer and lyricist for the musical, "Sarafina! The Musical Celebration," in the 25th Anniversary Season presented by Center Theatre Group/Ahmanson at the James A. Doolittle Theatre (University of California) in Los Angeles, California. Mbongeni Ngema was developer, writer and...
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Hugh Ramopolo Masekela
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He was a jazz trumpeter, singer, and composer. He started playing trumpet at 14, and had an influential role in the music scene in Johannesburg as a member of the Jazz Epistles. In the 1960s, he went into exile in the UK and the US where he used music to spread awareness of the oppressive system of apartheid in South Africa. In 1968, he had an international number-one instrumental hit with "...