Posts tagged ‘Nyota Ndogo’
The monthly GoDown Gig is a fun-filled platform designed to showcase local talent at its best, and is open and free for audiences from all over Nairobi.
Koroga Festival Ft. Lady JayDee (Tanzania), LIRA (S. Africa) and Nyota Ndogo (Kenya), Mar. 19 2017 @ the Arboretum Grounds
Performances by: Lady JayDee (Tanzania), LIRA (South Africa) and Nyota Ndogo (Kenya).
Performances by: Nyota Ndogo, Lelele Africa and Mzee Mwatela
Date: July 26, 2013
Venue: Alliance Française Gardens
Time: 7 pm
This month’s concert brings on stage the Mombasa based artist Nyota Ndogo, with her taarab inﬂuenced pop music, the Mwanzindika Drummers from Taita Taveta county with their special healing and exorcism music using the kabunde and kengele drums, and the njuga (leg rattles), the Nyenyezi za kambe group from Rabai with their Kayamba music and dance and Nairobi Melody with modern day taarab, a blend of classical traditions rooted in rich Swahili poetry, local melodies and rhythmic beats.