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Bheki Mseleku

Primary Instrument: Piano

Born: 1955 | Died: September 9, 2008    

Bheki Mseleku

Bheki Mseleku - pianist, guitar, saxophonist, vocalist, composer, recording artist

The South African jazz scene is proud of its heritage and the musicians tend to integrate that essence into their style.

Proper recognition of this fine multi-instrumentalist's talents seemed long in coming, but since 1991 this modest and dignified performer has been touring internationally and releasing several albums with major record labels, as well as appearing on releases from other artists.

Bheki Mseleku arrived on the Johannesburg music scene in 1975 as an electric organ player for an R&B outfit, and has over time adapted and grown into one of the world's finest musicians. He is one of a number of supremely talented musicians who left South Africa and its oppressive apartheid system to take up residence in London, leaving South Africa's shores in the late 70's....
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  • Star Seeding

    Verve Records
    2003
  • Timelessness

    Verve Records
    1994
  • Celebration

    Verve Records
    1992

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