CaptionJohnny Seotlolla (24) learnt to play the alto tuba at his local church. He is now studying the trumpet and is a member of the Gauteng band. In a township east of Johannesburg, Johnny Mekoa has established the Music Academy of Gauteng, where he teaches jazz music - along with dedication and discipline - to underprivileged black youth. The Music Academy of Gauteng is funded by donations. Gifts are also paying for the instruments, which are on loan to the students.