The Sabbath

Multifaceted South African musician, Gabi Motuba brings her new project, The Sabbath to the Johannesburg Art Gallery.

Gabi Motuba’s latest project is called The Sabbath which features a string quartet accompanied by a rhythm section. Her compositions echo beautifully arranged melodies which reference classical, jazz, African and Eastern influences.

In the project Motuba shifted her focus to talk about her experience with grief; as her father lost his battle against Covid-19, during the pandemic. As a result, the project consists of lamentation songs that leaves listeners in a state of melancholy.

She also features on this project jazz trumpeter Robin Fassie, renowned guitarist Reza Kota, Malombo percussionist Tabang Tabane and award winning drummer Tumi Mogorosi.

Date: 10 February 2024

Time: 6pm-10pm

Price: R150

Venue address: Johannesburg Art Gallery,Cnr Klein and King George Streets Joubert Park, Johannesburg

Wheelchair accessibility: Unknown


Tel: 011 725 3130