Kenyan Trumpeter Christine Kamau and German organic-improvised techno band Slatec will perform at an exciting Jazz Concert hosted by Goethe-Institut Nairobi, Wednesday 20th February from 7pm!
This concert is a result of the ‘Jazz from Germany Visitors Program’ that saw Christine Kamau join 16 jazz music industry players from 15 countries in touring the jazz scene in Berlin, Munich and Stuggart in July 2018.
Christine Kamau, a Kenyan Trumpeter, Composer, Band Leader and Performing Artist. Her music is a fusion of Jazz, Funk, Soul, Benga and Chakacha. A keen collaborator and campaigner for music as a tool for propagating unity, Ms. Kamau has graced various stages on the African continent.
Watch Christine Kamau Keyboard Solo at Thursday Nite Live @ J’s in Nairobi below.
Slatec, the new project of Munich based Trombonist Roman Sladec, is made up of seven musicians who merge into a kind of super organism that designs creative trap and techno music in real time.
Watch Slatec at Nublu Jazzfestival 2018, in New York City below.
This opens up a new musical world that is as close to the origin of jazz as it is to the future of electronic dance music. Pushed by two drums, percussion, bass, trombone, and voice, the swarm of musical intelligence drives everyone into a collective techno ecstasy.