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Cape Town welcomes legend Abdullah Ibrahim<p>Abdullah Ibrahim was born and raised in District Six, and belongs to a golden generation of truly global jazz giants.</p><p>The City Hall concert forms part of Mr Ibrahim's international tour titled 'The Water from an Ancient Well'. </p><p>The tour coincides with an international feature film to commemorate Mr Ibrahim's 90th birthday in October 2024.</p><p>'It is a great honour to have Abdullah Ibrahim stage this special performance at City Hall, the venue where he made his professional debut as a 16-year-old.</p><p>'To enable this iconic homecoming performance by a local legend and globally revered musician, Cape Town has availed City Hall free of charge to  Mr Ibrahim's organisers, and made a cash contribution of R250 000,' said Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis.</p><p>The show begins at City Hall at 8pm on Friday 12 April.</p><p><strong>End</strong></p><p><strong> </strong></p><p><br></p>2024-04-11T22:00:00ZGP0|#1d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70;L0|#01d539e44-7c8c-4646-887d-386dc1d95d70|City news;GTSet|#62efe227-07aa-45e7-944c-ceebacca891dGP0|#f9891347-9853-4a33-be46-2fd52a61e835;L0|#0f9891347-9853-4a33-be46-2fd52a61e835|events;GTSet|#2e3de6c1-9951-4747-8f53-470629a399bb;GP0|#25ac58cc-e33e-4241-aac5-50e54d948741;L0|#025ac58cc-e33e-4241-aac5-50e54d948741|City Hall10

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