VenueGoethe-Institut Nairobi. No. 3, Monrovia Street, Maendeleo House, Nairobi, tel. +254 (0) 20 222 4640.
Muziki wa Kenya: Michel Ongaro
28 January 2012. This concert, features on of Kenya's most famous singers and songwriters Michel Ongaro.
Ever since he was a child Ongaro developed a strong interest for music. Throughout his musical career Ongaro has been influenced by African rhythms, Jazz as well as Latin and classical music. He gradually became a multi-instrumentalist and started to compose his own music pieces.
On this occasion Ongaro will present his new album, entitled Mazoea, which in English means habit. This Cd contains acoustic music, which mixes Kenyan rhythms such as chakacha and benga.
The concert starts at 19.00.