Benni 'Banjo' Mrwebi, Johannesburg, 1953

Item

Title
Benni 'Banjo' Mrwebi, Johannesburg, 1953
Identifier
eng pg31c-Gwigsa-fire
Description
Benni Banjo, also known as 'Gwigwi', was a multi-talented clarinet and alto saxophone player, band-leader, showman and clown. Gwigwi was leader of the Harlem Swingsters in the 1950s. Johannesburg, 1953.
Creator
Schadeberg, Jurgen, 1931-
Date Created
1953
Source
Best of SA collection
Subject
Entertainers--South Africa--Johannesburg
Musicians, Black--South Africa--Johannesburg
Saxophonists--South Africa--Johannesburg
Jazz musicians--South Africa
Johannesburg (South Africa)--Social conditions
License
Publisher
University of Cape Town. Libraries
Rights
Copyright held by the photographer, Jrgen Schadeberg. Please contact the Special Collections at the University of Cape Town Libraries for further information about using and/or publishing this photograph.
Replaces
islandora:7443