addressalign-toparrow-leftarrow-rightbackbellblockcalendarcameraccwchatcheckchevron-downchevron-leftchevron-rightchevron-small-downchevron-small-leftchevron-small-rightchevron-small-upchevron-upcircle-with-checkcircle-with-crosscircle-with-pluscrossdots-three-verticaleditemptyheartexporteye-with-lineeyefacebookfolderfullheartglobegmailgoogleimageimagesinstagramlinklocation-pinmagnifying-glassmailminusmoremuplabelShape 3 + Rectangle 1outlookpersonplusprice-ribbonImported LayersImported LayersImported Layersshieldstartickettrashtriangle-downtriangle-uptwitteruseryahoo

Music and Spirituality of the Shona People of Zimbabwe Book Release and Concert

  • Nov 13, 2013 · 7:30 PM
  • MBIRA House

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.

Join or login to comment.

  • Mahealani U.

    Hi Karen, Thank you so much for your interest and for your kind offer. We do have a location. It will be at the MBIRA House, 2323 McGee Ave in Berkeley. . There is plenty of street parking, and the location is 4 blocks from the bus on MLK, and 7 blocks from Downtown Berkeley BART. Don't hesitate to be in touch if you have any questions. Blessings,
    Iya Mahea

    November 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    What type of location are you looking for and how many people do you anticipate will attend? I would consider offering my home in Novato but if it is more than 5 or so we would need to have the program in my back yard which could accommodate quite a few more and it has been getting fairly cold but not too bad if we stand close together!

    November 12, 2013

2 went

Your organizer's refund policy for Music and Spirituality of the Shona People of Zimbabwe Book Release and Concert

Refunds are not offered for this Meetup.

People in this
Meetup are also in:

Sign up

Meetup members, Log in

By clicking "Sign up" or "Sign up using Facebook", you confirm that you accept our Terms of Service & Privacy Policy