Dizu Plaatjies

Mzikantu Plaatjie

Also known as D. Plaatjies, Dizu, Dizu Plaatjes, Dizu Zungula Plaatjies

Discography of Dizu Plaatjies:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 Fidel Pondo 13 Audio 2005 M.E.L.T. 2000
2 Ibuyambo 15 Audio 2003 Mountain Records (2)

Born in 1960 to an African traditional healer, Dizu Plaatjies grew up in the Cape Town township of Langa and eventually formed a group of marimba players that became [b]Amampondo[/b].

Since having left the group to concentrate on teaching at the University of Cape Town's Music College he's also released solo work.

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