Posts about restoring, celebrating & promoting East Africa’s musical heritage

Posts about restoring, celebrating & promoting East Africa's musical heritage

Intimate Rhumba

(Photo: Intimate Rhumba on stage; amongst the people on it are: first on the left; Mawazo, Hunja, third is Kabeya Badu, King Kiki and the...
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Kilwa Jazz Band

GV Vinyl The GV vinyl records became popular in so many parts of Africa and propelled the rooting of contemporary music in Africa to date....
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Tucheze dansi (let’s dance)!

From TanzaniaHeritageProject.org, children dancing “kiduku” at the Leo Mkanyia show during the 2012 Sauti Za Busara (Sounds of Wisdom) music festival in Stone Town, Zanzibar.

Leo Mkanyia

Leo Mkanyia playing live in Stonetown, Zanzibar. Video by Geert van den Boogaard in cooperation with the Tanzania Heritage Project.