News Release

On January 23, Sathima will perform at Sweet Rhythm, with pianist Stephen Scott, bassist Buster Williams, and drummer George Gray. Sets at 8 and 10 pm, $15 cover. Visit , or call 212-255-3626 to reserve seats.

A Morning in Paris is now available for pre-order on Amazon!
If you don't want to wait, you can download it now on iTunes.

Update from 9.18.07 - Pianist Stephen Scott will join Onaje Allan Gumbs as a second pianist for Sathima's birthday performance.

Great news on the performance and CD fronts! Sathima will celebrate her 71st birthday with the reissue of her 1963 album with Duke Ellington A Morning in Paris. It will be out for download (iTunes, etc) October 16, and will be in stores January 22.

Sathima will also celebrate her birthday with a concert on October 17 at Sweet Rhythm, with Onaje Allan Gumbs, Marcus McLaurine, and George Gray. It's well worth coming, because we will also have advance copies of A Morning in Paris at the show for sale!
Visit Sweet Rhythm's website to make a reservation.
See you all there!

Sathima's 1999 recording Cape Town Love is now available for download on iTunes, emusic, and other online retailers. Over the next year, we will be re-issuing for download all of her out-of-print back catalogue.

On October 17 2006, ekapa records celebrated Sathima's 70th birthday with the release of SongSpirit a collection of 11 previously issued tracks, plus one unreleased track featuring Sathima in performance with Abdullah Ibrahim.

Sathima's 70th Birthday Concert at Sweet Rhythm, New York, NY.