Amathongo at Alma Cafe

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Date(s) - 2018-05-26
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Event Price
R220 pp incl dinner

Event Contact Details
Bookings : 021 6857377 ( Answering service available for bookings )

The Alma Café
20 Alma Rd Rosebank
Cape Town
Western Cape


Amathongo means “ancestral spirits”, and music accompanying performance by the legendary Madosini, rings totally true for this production. The band consists of Pedro Espi-Sanches, Hilton Schilder, Jonny Blundell and Lungiswa Plaatjies, who forms the most appropriate backdrop for Madosini’s chanting, story telling, singing and usage of ancient instruments. The genre is a mix of traditional African genres, jazz, ballads – always fluid, creative and full of wonderful improvisation by highly skilled performers. Previous shows had the audience absolutely enchanted – a very spiritual project