Latest News for: African melody


Feature: A national anthem testifies to China-Guinea-Bissau friendship

People Daily 12 Jul 2024
Drawing inspiration from African music and set to a 1963 poem by Cabral, Xiao composed a song which later became the national anthem of the western African country. Powerful and heroic in melody, the ...

Babbling scouse youngster shows babies can have accents, say scientists

AOL 06 Jul 2024
... University in Germany, found that French infants tend to wail on a rising note and German babies favour a falling melody and other patterns have been seen for Mandarin, Swedish and African languages.

Mass at National Shrine celebrates life and legacy of Father Clarence Rivers

Catholic Standard 03 Jul 2024
... Cardinal Gregory called “the sacred music that emanates from the hearts and spirits of African-AmericansThe words and melodies (that) belong to our heritage as much as does the color of our skin.”.

Concert review: ‘Art of Joy’ shows how Waigwa’s direction helps One Voice Mixed Chorus to thrive

Pioneer Press 24 Jun 2024
The show culminated the choir’s 35th season ... with a melody by Ja Jahannes, weaving together sounds of Gospel and African American spiritual music together in a powerhouse delivery ... (Lou RR Zurn / One Voice Mixed Chorus) ... Related Articles. Things to Do ..

Colombia’s Most Popular Dances

Colombia One 19 Jun 2024
Blending African and Caribbean melodies, Champeta is a highly rhythmic dance, characterized by its rapid hopping and movements ... Indeed, its melody is based on three instruments. the African drum (the ...

'Songs are being over-engineered for viral success on social media', says Emirati music producer

Khaleejtimes 19 Jun 2024
Inspired by the growing music scene and newfound opportunities, it was in Dubai where icekream honed his skills, surrounded by diverse musical influences—from North African rhythms to Middle Eastern melodies—that enriched his artistic palette.

Arts in the Park: What's planned at Downing Park in Newburgh 18 Jun 2024
Warmer weather means more time for hiking, biking and convening in our region's beautiful parks ... Later that same day, from 4-5 p.m., drop in on an African dance class with Assane Badju of Melody Africa ... No experience is necessary ... What. Arts in the Park.

Nando’s Qatar participates Africa Day celebrations in Doha

The Peninsula 14 Jun 2024
The event was also enlivened by the uplifting melodies of traditional African music, further enriching the cultural experience for everyone in attendance. During the event, each of the 39 African ...

PICS: Proteas cricket team visit New York Yankees, Times Square at T20 World Cup

Independent online (SA) 07 Jun 2024
... and the South African Consulate upon their arrival in New York at the Long Island Marriott Hotel ... South African artist Motswedi Modiba entertained guests with her renditions of various Mzansi melodies.

Pedrito Martinez returns to Spoleto, celebrates Afro-Cuban heritage

Charleston City Paper 02 Jun 2024
... up rhythms and melodies that would become his deepest creative inspiration.

James Blunt, Hans Zimmer, and others: Upcoming concerts in Dubai

Khaleejtimes 14 May 2024
Join Claude Cozens on a musical voyage through South African classics at the Theatre of Digital Art on May 25th. The Grandfathers of Jazz present a synthesis of Western classical elements with native rhythms and melodies.

SFJAZZ celebrates 30 Years of South African freedom with concert series

East Bay Times 23 Apr 2024
“He’s a very important figure in South African music,” Mrubata said ...Lullaby for Khayoyo,” marking Mrubata’s 21st album as a leader, is an unmistakably South African project marked by the musician’s gently rolling melodies.

Grammy-nominated Gretchen Parlato, Lionel Loueke and Jimmy Dludlu to perform at Cape Town Jazz Festival

Independent online (SA) 23 Apr 2024
With his distinctive style rooted in the fusion of jazz with traditional African rhythms and melodies, this “son of the soil”, is all set to entertain Festinos.

CPS hosts international arts festival spectacle

The Cincinnati Herald 22 Apr 2024
... tapestry of the African Diaspora. The festival transported attendees on a transcendent journey from the soul-stirring melodies of traditional African songs to the thunderous pulse of African drumming.

Update: Tickets Go on Sale April 22 for Girma Yifrashewa’s Carnegie Debut

Tadias 18 Apr 2024
(Courtesy photo). Tadias Magazine. Updated. April 18th, 2024 ... Renowned for his seamless fusion of Ethiopian/African folk melodies with Western classical music, Girma will also feature works by Louis Moreau Gottschalk alongside his latest compositions ... .