Jazz Jam Sessions with The Alvin Dyers Trio invites all musicians to bring their instruments and join the open jam sessions. The trio consists of Alvin Dyers (guitar), Roy Davids (drums) and Valentino Europa (bass).
Jazz guitarist and educator, Alvin Dyers was born in Harfield Village, Cape Town, in 1953. He started playing guitar from the age of seven. He formed his first band called Sacred Legion with his equally talented brother, Errol Dyers. He also formed part of the group of musicians that played in Pacific Express in the ‘80s. Some of the musicians he has played with include other legends, for example Winston Mankunku, Ezra Ngcukana, Johnny Fourie and many more. He is currently a jazz guitar teacher at the University of Cape Town where he continues to nurture and inspire another generation of jazz musicians in the province.
The programme is as follows: 1st set (trio performance), 2nd and 3rd sets (musicians jam).
No under 18s.
Venue: The Cape Town Comedy Club at The Pumphouse, V&A Waterfront, Dock Rd, Foreshore, Cape Town
Time: 6pm to 11pm