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Out of Town/Launch: Musical Waves from the Kenyan Coast, Aug. 23 2014 @ Mama Ngina Drive – Mombasa

Album Launch on the occasion of the Mombasa International Cultural Festival – Vol. 6 of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music series highlights the musical diversity from the Kenyan Coast.

Date: August 23, 2014
Venue: Mama Ngina Drive, Mombasa
Time: 3 pm
Entry: Free

The album features a harmonious mix of original folk songs and traditional rhythms that are enriched with modern instrumentation, as well as contemporary songs that are the expression of a younger generation of artists. The compositions reflect a musical heritage that has been shaped by cross-cultural influences over many centuries.

This is the 6th Volume of the Spotlight on Kenyan Music project that continues to promote the living expressions of Kenyan communities by exploring musical traditions as a resource for innovation and creativity.

August 16, 2014 at 3:48 pm Leave a comment

Out of Town: 3rd Mombasa Cultural Festival, Dec. 17-19 2010 @ Mama Ngina Drive


Dates: December 17-19, 2010
Venue: Mama Ngina Drive, Mombasa

Hosting of the 3rd RISSEA Mombasa Cultural Festival with the theme ‘Culture as a vehicle of East African Integration and Cohesion‘ will be held from 17-19 December 2010 at Mama Ngina Drive Mombasa, Kenya. This years Festival which targets 75,000+ over 3 days period, unlike other previous festivals in Mombasa, Lamu, Malindi, will aim to highlight the role which culture can play in promoting the integration of East African Communities by facilitating the participation of NOT only Kenyan cultural groups BUT also from other East African Countries.
This is in keeping with RISSEA’s mandate and the coming into effect on July 1, 2010 of the East African community protocol on free movement of people within the region.

November 17, 2010 at 9:59 am Leave a comment

Out of Town: Inaugural RISSEA Furniture & Furnishing Exhibition, Dec. 10-12 2010 @ Mama Ngina Drive

RISSEA will be hosting its inaugural Furniture and Furnishing Exhibition with the theme of ‘Economic Empowerment through Creative Cultural Industries
This inaugural event aims to highlight the role of creative industries as a vehicle of economic empowerment to alleviating poverty within the communities in line with vision 2030

Dates: December 10-12, 2010
Venue: Mama Ngina Drive, Mombasa

November 17, 2010 at 9:38 am Leave a comment


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