Safaricom International Jazz Festival 2016

Safaricom International Jazz Festival 2016

February 21, 2016
February 21, 2016
Nairobi
Nairobi
 

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Safaricom International Jazz Festival is a jazz festival in Nairobi, Kenya.

Since its inception in February 2014 it has evolved into an unmissable musical celebration.

The festival prides itself in bringing together talented musicians from all around the country and the world, and has played a huge role in expanding the Jazz scene in Kenya by enabling fans to enjoy music that moves.

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Highlights7

 
Hugh Masekela
South African musician
bornApril 4, 1939
Witbank, South Africa
 
Branford Marsalis
American musician
bornAugust 26, 1960
Siya Makuzeni
Musical Artist
Francesco D’Orazio
Musical Artist

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Branford Marsalis (born August 26, 1960) is an American saxophonist, composer and bandleader. While primarily known for his work in jazz as the leader of the Branford Marsalis Quartet, he also performs frequently as a soloist with classical ensembles and has led the group Buckshot LeFonque.

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Hugh Ramopolo Masekela (born 4 April 1939) is a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer. He is the father of American television host Sal Masekela.

Performers at Safaricom Jazz Festival12

Top Albums by Performers at Safaricom Jazz Festival6

Top Songs by Performers at Safaricom Jazz Festival2

Performers at Music That Moves - August 12th3

Top Albums by Performers at Music That Moves - August 12th2

Top Songs by Performers at Music That Moves - August 12th1

Notable Sponsors5

Videos7

Spotify - Featured Albums & Singles13

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Spotify - Featured Tracks4

 
 
 
 

News Articles2

Tweets

Official Festival Poster1

Featured Locations5