Sounds from Africa

Monday Jul 27 20:00    
Presented by Cultural Connections Africa (CCA) in partnership with WOMAD UK, Sounds from Africa is a new online concert series showcasing African music and performers on a global online platform. Performances are free to stream although donations are kindly appreciated to help support the arts in lockdown. 

Described as “the first regular live stream concert series with a pan-continental scope to emerge from the African continent” Sounds from Africa will feature performers from 17 African countries whose music covers a vast range of genres and styles, presenting to the world great variety and depth of the African music scene.

Among some of the most famous names who will be performing live from their homes are critically acclaimed South African singer-songwriter Nakhane and African music icon Vusi Mahlasela.

Watch the performances live on or on the WOMAD Festival Facebook page on Mondays from 20:00 (CAT). 

Sounds from Africa winter 2020 programme

Mon Jun 22: Mokoomba (Zimbabwe), hosted by Colours of Ostrava 
Mon Jun 29: Nakhane (South Africa) and Elemotho (Namibia) hosted by WOMAD UK
Mon Jul 13: Yugen Blakrok (South Africa) and Lize Ehlers (Namibia), hosted by Colors of Ostrava
Mon Jul 27: Paulo Flores (Angola) and A’mosi Just A Label  (Angola), hosted by Colors of Ostrava


Jun 22 2020 20:00
Jun 29 2020 20:00
Jul 13 2020 20:00
Jul 27 2020 20:00
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