Amani Creatives

African arts



Amani Rumba

12 NOON-8 PM SATURDAY, 21 JULY 2018, SACRED TRINITY CHURCH, CHAPEL STREET, SALFORD M3 5DW FREE We would be delighted if you could join us at Amani Creatives’ Community Sharing Event as the culmination of our’ Heritage Lottery Funded project Rumba!, which has been exploring the similarities between the cultural traditions of North-West based Congolese and Cuban communities. Over the past few months we have been working with the Ahmed Iqbal Ullah Race Relations Resource Centre to train young people in interview techniques and documentation and they have been carrying out interviews as part of our research. We have also delivered a series of workshops in Cuban and Congolese music, […]

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Africa summer show comes to Manchester

A series of free African music and dance shows, African Summer, is coming to Manchester in June and July showcasing live music by African musicians from the region. Taking place at Home, Manchester, Oldham Library Theatre and Sacred Trinity Church in Salford, the shows, put together by Amani Creatives, feature local Congolese, Cameroonian, Sierra Leonean and Zimbabwean musicians. The events will showcase live music, dance, workshops and more. Under the title African Summer, performances will include Congolese Rumba, Makossa, Afrobeat, Coupe Decale, Soukous, Palm Wine Music and South African Zulu Dance. What’s on when? African Summer, the season of free live African music and dance by Amani Creatives takes in: […]

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