Nov 13, 2013 · 7:30 PM
Join us for a special evening with visiting master mbira artist Patience Chaiteszvi as we explore the healing traditions of the Shona people.
Ms. Chaitezvi is a highly acclaimed musician and teacher. In addition to performing and teaching mbira and Shona culture in Zimbabwe and internationally, she has been confirmed as a gwenyambira (ceremonial mbira player) by Shona ancestors.
Ms. Chaitezvi will discuss and answer your questions on the spiritual traditions of the Shona. She will then play a concert of mbira music.
Copies of her new book “Mapira – Shona Ceremonies”, and her CDs will be available for purchase.
Culture Talk at 7:30PM
Mbira Concert at 8:30PM
Admission: $15 - $25 sliding scale.
This event is sponsored by MBIRA, a non-profit organization dedicated to the support of traditional Shona music and musicians.