Latest News for: African melody


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 ... .

From Ghana to Global – Eclectic Artist Twicy Ignites the Pop Scene with Rich & ...

GetNews 12 Apr 2024
The single is a kaleidoscope of sound, a composition that weaves together the pulsating rhythms of his African roots with the catchy, melodious hooks of pop to create a genre-defying hit that resonates with audiences worldwide ... ABOUT ... LINKS. Facebook..

Opinion: Why Beyoncé could start a Black country music groundswell

CNN 11 Apr 2024
I have imagined his mother weaving English ballads she heard with African melodies she knew and singing to her son.” We have much to learn at this family reunion, a lot about the surprising people who ...

Blewitt: Exploring New Boundaries

All About Jazz 09 Apr 2024
Elsewhere, "Arcturus" offers a catchy melody, "Il Fuoco di Lauridsen" has soulful touches, and the North African feel of "Pace Nel Mediterraneo" builds from a melancholy classical piano to fiery dance rhythms.

African Legends Night marks Heritage Month to celebrate African music

B & FT Online 29 Mar 2024
From the infectious rhythms of Afro-music, highlife to the soul-stirring melodies of traditional folk songs and Afrobeats, the campaign offers a mesmerising journey through the vibrant tapestry of African music.

Tyla leads Metro FM Awards nominations followed by Kabza De Small and Tyler ICU

Independent online (SA) 28 Mar 2024
Metro FM, Business Manager Kina Nhlengethwa, remarked that the awards are celebration of the vibrant tapestry of South African music, where melodies become bridges that connect hearts and souls ... BEST AFRICAN POP.

Eid Al Fitr offers wide spectrum of activities, festivities

The Peninsula 26 Mar 2024
Also, you will embark on a journey filled with wonder while they transport you to the heart of the African savanna ... This event highlights iconic melodies like “Circle of Life” and “Hakuna Matata,” this ...

Songs of the sea: How an NYU professor’s ensemble musically maps cultural exchange

Washington Square News 07 Mar 2024
Musical Cosmopolitanism from the Arabian Gulf to the Swahili Coast,” which detailed the transmission of Arab, African, and other regional music through the ensemble’s performances ... and African sounds.


This Day 25 Feb 2024
With regard to peoples of African ancestry, Cuba’s ... Legendry PELE regretted that European coaches ‘’panel beat’’ artistry out of young African players, thereby murdering Football’s Brazilian melody.

From Greenwood to the NFL: Lions’ exec continues tradition

Index-Journal 24 Feb 2024
and Lucinda, Everett and Melody ... – one of only three African-Americans to hold such a position at the time. Younger siblings Melody and Everett mostly missed the sports gene, if not the success gene.


Missoulian 22 Feb 2024
In this case, he hears exciting fast tempos in African rhythms, topped by European harmony and "the people's melody," he calls it.