Posts tagged ‘ricky na marafiki’
Atemi has been described as Kenya’s Miriam Makeba – her stage presence during her live shows fills up and brightens up even the darkest and coldest of spaces.
Many have described her music as simply magical, as she is undeniably Kenya’s most talented vocalist.
Passion, hard work, and extraordinary talent only vaguely describe this phenomenal musician who is bound to make huge waves in the world music scene.
Join us on the 29th of September for #AnEveningOfAfroJazz the Writers Edition as we celebrate this beautiful musician. We shall also have a special appearance by Poet TearDrops, A “Sheng” spokenword poet, musician and a lyricist who will also do a collaboration with Ricky Na Marafiki band, a blend of poetry and Afrojazz.
Tickets to the event are 500/- and can be bought at the door
Opening act will be Royalty by black.
Date: August 25, 2015
Venue: Alliance Francaise
Aaron Rimbui is a Kenyan pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and producer who also goes by the nickname ‘Krucial’. He is regarded as one of East Africa’s finest pianists and has served as head the Tusker Project Fame band and has two very beautiful albums to his name (Alfajiri and Keys To Life)
Come watch this talented pianist at #AnEveningOfAfroJazz the #CrucialKeysEdition that will take place on the 28th of July at The Alliance Française from 6:00pm to 9:00pm.
Ricky Na Marafiki will also be at hand to deliver an electrifying performance playing dufampararo and more .
Tickets are only 500/-
Ricky na marafiki presents an eve of Afro jazz featuring The Villagers band, the Villagers is an Afro Fusion Band that blends rich Afro sounds with smooth western overtones. A brand new sound from Africa!
They shall be performing at an Evening of Afro-Jazz the Gentleman’s edition alongside Ricky na Marafiki on the 30th of June at Alliance Française.
Ricky na marafiki will perform tunes from their Tucheze and so simple albums, Our opening act will be Miss Kemunto and her band playing a song called mandazi
This prolific musician will be sharing his musical story and journey with you at an evening of Afro Jazz, the Swahili Edition that shall be taking place at the Alliance Française on the 26th of May from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
He shall be hosted by Ricky Nanjero and the Ricky Na Marafiki band who shall also serenade you with beautiful AfroJazz tracks from the album So Simple.
Tickets are only 500/-
This time we shall be featuring Christine Kamau, the jazz trumpeter who began showing signs of musicianship at an early age. Her parents encouraged her by enrolling for music lessons at age 11 to study music theory and classical piano. She followed on with learning the Trumpet at the Kenya Conservatoire of Music under Kagema Gichuhi.
The entrance fee for the show is 500/- and you can reserve your ticket by calling the number 0737797997.
The album So Simple shall also be available for sale at 500/-