Posts tagged ‘kato change’

All that Jazz during the International Jazz Day feat. Aaron Rimbui, Apr. 30 2014 @ National Museum

All that Jazz 2014
Date: April 30, 2014
Venue: National Museum
Time: 8-10pm
Tickets: Kshs 2000

Performances by: Jacob AsiyoTrio, Aaron Rimbui Quartet feat. Kavutha Mwanzia & Kato Change

April 28, 2014 at 11:54 am Leave a comment

All That Jazz Fest feat. Shumi, Change Kato & A. Rimbui, Jun. 27-28 2013 @ National Museum

All that Jazz June 2013
Dates: June 27 & 28, 2013
Venue: National museum auditorium
Time: 8 pm
Entry: Kshs 2, 500

Guest artists: Moussa Diallo & Shumi & Kato Change

June 18, 2013 at 5:16 pm 1 comment

Concert: Music My World May 4 2013 @ MJ Centre – Safaricom House

MMW
DATE: 4th May, 2013
VENUE: MJC, Safaricom House
TIME: 6.30 pm- 9 pm
CHARGES: 250 advance, 350 gate

For tickets call: 0713 936 302 / 0786 205 481 / 0720 461 425

Join Trina Mungai, Gathoni Mwaura, Prisca Ojwang’, Sam Kioko and the band Metanoia (Zamar Odongo, Shaqat Odongo, Newman Owor and Kemoli Ndela) in an evening of colorful music.

Special performance by Kato Change, Lisa Oduor-Noah and KIU

May 1, 2013 at 11:27 am Leave a comment

Blankets & Wine XLII, Mar. 3 2013 @ Carnivore

blankets and wine march 3 2013
Pack your picnic baskets, wine, blankets and join us at the Carnivore Gardens Nairobi this March 3rd for the 42nd edition of Blankets & Wine from 1.00pm to 9.00pm.

Come celebrate Kenya with us as we host an all Kenyan lineup comprising of the astounding Mumala Maloba, the charming Nyota Ndogo, the gifted Kato Change and the multifarious Just A Band.

Limited advance tickets will be on sale for Ksh. 1,300 on www.ticketsasa.com before 25th February and for Ksh. 1,500 on ticketsasa and at select Dormans outlets (Mama Ngina, Westgate, Village Market, Yaya, Junction and Karen) thereafter.
Tickets at the door shall be sold at Ksh. 2,000 for adults and Ksh. 500 for children (5-12 yrs). Children below the age of 5 enter free.

BUY TICKETS: http://ticketsasa.com/order.aspx/71ab7f18-4cc9-4632-b6ae-eadfa3ca68d7/blankets-and-wine-xlii

Mumala: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLGV7jzX0UU&feature=youtu.be
Nyota Ndogo: http://ndogonyota.blogspot.com/
Kato Change: http://www.youtube.com/user/TheChangeKato?feature=watch
Just A Band: http://music.just-a-band.com/album/sorry-for-the-delay

February 21, 2013 at 7:29 pm 3 comments

New Video Alert! Sta.ka.to by Kato Change ft. Lisa Noah & Jaaz Odongo

stakato
Sta.ka.to is an Afro-House, rhythm and funk which has been skillfully blended in Kato Change’s new single; “Sta.Ka.To.”

Kato’s charming guitar tunes fuse with Lisa Noah’s silky voice, creating an enchanting sound that reverberates through the soul. The single is enriched by the masterpieces of music producer Jaaz Odongo, and the videography of Magiq Lens.

Diversity is well represented in the video, which is centered on Kato’s trademark hat. People of different backgrounds wear the hat, which is shared and experienced in a similar way to music.

The song leaves you to question what brilliant talent, freedom and unity cannot achieve.

December 3, 2012 at 8:26 pm 1 comment

Sierra Jazz Festival: Incognito Live in Nairobi, Dec. 16 2012 @ Bomas of Kenya – Langata


Date: December 16, 2012
Venue: Bomas of Kenya – langata
Time: 6.30 pm onwards
Tickets: Kshs 3000 regular & Kshs 5000 VIP on sale at Sierra Brasserie

Opening Acts: Christine Kamau – the Jazzist & Kato Change
Listen to Incognito – Goodbye to Yesterday

November 20, 2012 at 2:15 pm Leave a comment

Opinion: The selection of three fellows for 1beat Program is evidence of #Kenya’s rising status as a cultural hub

The tour dates Sept. 10-Oct. 7, 2012


What happens when you bring musicians from different continents in one country for a tour and residency program? Well, you have yourself smart power and that is what the United States of America has been up to of late. This is through the 1beat program that brought together 32 fellows from 21 countries to the US for tours and residency program.
What is 1beat?

OneBeat 2012 from Found Sound Nation on Vimeo.

OneBeatSM is an international music exchange that celebrates musical collaboration and social engagement through innovative people-to-people diplomacy. From September 10 – October 7, a group of exceptional young musicians from around the world will collaboratively write, record, produce, and perform original music in venues ranging from concert halls to city parks to rock clubs. In addition to creating new work, OneBeat Fellows will partner with community organizations, schools, and socially-engaged local musicians to offer workshops, performances, and public dialogues.

Ambassadors of Soft Power
Kenya is a bastion of sports especially track races and marathons but what is now emerging is that Kenya is also rising as a cultural hub. This is evident in selection of three musicians from Kenya out of the eight who represented Africa. The musicians who represented Kenya are;
1. Nina Ogot
2. Muthoni the Drummer Queen and
3. Kato Change
Other African countries represented are Democratic Republic of Congo (with two musicians), Nigeria, Mozambique and Senegal each with one representative.

NairobiNow takes this opportunity to congratulate these Kenyan trailblazers and wish them all the best in their endeavours.

October 5, 2012 at 11:12 am Leave a comment

Concert: Kato Change & Jacob Okumu, Feb 23 2012 @ Choices

Roots International Presents Thursday Nite Live! @ Choices
A premier showcase of Original Acoustic, Jazz and Roots Music in Nairobi.
On February 23rd we present Guitar wizards Kato Change and Jacob Okumu as they weave spells with their jazz guitar chops.
Venue:  Choices Pub & Restaurant, Baricho Rd Industrial Area behind the Nakumatt Mega
Date: Thursday February 23rd, 2012
Time: 8pm-11pm
Entry: No Cover Charge
Info:  +254-710-383-022, arjibril@gmail.com

February 17, 2012 at 2:45 am Leave a comment


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