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Dudu Pukwana

Dudu Pukwana

Dudu Pukwana

Dudu Pukwana has been played on NTS in shows including Saying w/ Nadeem, featured first on 1 September 2016. Songs played include Magwaza, Radebe and Diamond Express.

Mtutuzel Dudu Pukwana (18 July 1938 – 30 June 1990) was a South African saxophone player, pianist, and composer.

Along with Chris McGregor, Mongezi Feza, Nikele Moyake, Johnny Dyani and Louis Moholo, Pukwana was a member of The Blue Notes, the pioneering mid 1960s South African sextet. As mixed-race groups were illegal under apartheid, the Blue Notes emigrated to Europe in 1964, and eventually settled in London. Although The Blue Notes are often considered McGregor's group, Pukwana was initially…

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Magwaza
Johnny Dyani, John Tchicai, Dudu Pukwana
SteepleChase1978
Magwaza
Johnny Dyani, John Tchicai, Dudu PukwanaSteepleChase1978
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Radebe
Johnny Dyani, John Tchicai, Dudu Pukwana
SteepleChase1987
Radebe
Johnny Dyani, John Tchicai, Dudu PukwanaSteepleChase1987
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Diamond Express
Dudu Pukwana
Freedom1978
Diamond Express
Dudu PukwanaFreedom1978
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