• Black Excellence
    Jonas Mosa Gwangwa, whose life embodied South African people's struggle for a national culture, was a celebrated musician, trombonist, songwriter and producer who was also a culture and anti-apartheid activist. Schoolboy Gwangwa, borrowed his lifetime trademark: a jaunty black beret and started out as a trombonist with The Jazz Epistles in the South African music scene where he gained initial fame and later abroad after the short-lived group disbanded. Equally active in politics, he helped organ...  more