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  • PEACE Competition at Sauti za Busara 2015

    On Kenya Buzz 5th Jan 2015
    Immensely popular with Tanzanians as well as visitors to the region, Sauti za Busara has firmly established itself as an unmissable event on the African cultural calendar. The music festival brings people together in celebration ‘Different Colours, One People’ ... read more

  • Khaira Arby

    11 Must-do African Music Festivals

    by Andrew Arnott, 6 October 2014
    Whatever time of year you’re planning on travelling in Africa, people are making music and lots of it. Festivals spring-up like sonic oases giving artists platforms to be heard and music lovers an occasion to dance to hundreds of different rhythms and beats. Festivals in Africa are flavoured with a distinct sense of adventure, some more of an epic undertaking than others ... read more

  • Khaira Arby

    The Songlines guide to the best festivals of 2014

    by Songlines Magazine
    Believe it or not, summer is fast approaching, so why not unplug your headphones, ditch your iPod and head outdoors to really experience the music you love. We’ve compiled a list of this year’s top festivals from the world and folk music scenes so take a look and make sure you fill your calendars. ......read more

  • Khaira Arby

    De Berlín a Zanzíbar pasando por el Nilo

    http://cultura.elpais.com
    Que la música (igual que la palabra) va por delante perfilando un mundo sin fronteras ha quedado claro en el festival Sauti za Busara (“sonidos del conocimiento” en suajili) de Zanzíbar. Globalización (en los componentes de los grupos), mezcla (en los sonidos transfronterizos) y diáspora (como impulso) han sido la esencia de esta cita musical, una de las más importantes de África. ......read more

  • Khaira Arby

    Retaining local sounds only way to success for some

    www.dailynews.co.tz
    By Imani Mani
    March 06, 2014
    JUST to make sure that there is a selection of local musical flavour around Hassan Mahenge, a teacher at the Dhow Countries Music Academy (DCMA) in Zanzibar, got together with some other liked-minded colleagues and formed Swahili Vibes. read more

  • Khaira Arby

    Sauti za Busara – African Music Festival- Tanzania

    http://sadnesstheory.wordpress.com/
    March 04, 2014
    During our visit to Tanzania we went to the African Music Festival sauti za busara, taking place on Zanzibar. The festival area was inside the old fort of Stone Town. Me and my husband were there two of the festival days, Friday and Saturday. read more

  • Khaira Arby

    Sauti Za Busara festival // Zanzibar // DJ & Workshop Announcement

    http://www.gillespetersonworldwide.com/
    February 26, 2014
    Stone Town, Zanzibar – The Santuri Project, a three-year plan to revitalize the music industry in East Africa, funded and coordinated by HIVOS, announces a special line-up of DJ-centered workshops, performances, and networking opportunities to be held in conjunction with the Sauti za Busara festival 12-16 February 2014. read more

  • Khaira Arby

    7 African music festivals you really have to see

    http://edition.cnn.com
    By Lorraine Bgoya and Mazuba Kapambwe, CNN Inside Africa
    February 21, 2014
    (CNN) -- One of the most exciting things about the African continent is its dynamic arts and culture scene. The celebration of this is even more amazing. The Fest Gurus have set out on a journey to visit every major festival on the continent to....... read more

  • It was Sauti za Busara without Bi Kidude

    http://www.thecitizen.co.tz
    By Edward Qorro
    February 21, 2014
    It was a weekend of love with Valentine’s Day coming in handy, but just across the ocean in the Spice Islands the Sauti Za Busara festival had kicked off with a series of performances........ read more

  • Wasanii 200 kushiriki Sauti za Busara 2014

    http://www.freemedia.co.tz
    by Andrew Chale
    VIKUNDI 32 kutoka ndani na nje ya nchi vimechaguliwa kufanya maonesho ya muziki kwenye tamasha la 11 la Sauti za Busara linalotarajiwa kufanyika viwanja vya kihistoria vya Ngome Kongwe visiwani hapa kuanzia Februari 13 hadi 16 mwaka huu........ read more

  • Khaira Arby

    Uzinduzi wa Sauti za Busara wafana leo

    http://www.bukobasports.com
    Na RFI
    Taswira mbali mbali za watu wa mataifa mbali mbali waliondamana kuashiria uzinduzi wa Tamasha la Sauti za Busara mwak huu ngome kongwe ....... read more                                                                                                                                                                                    

  • Khaira Arby

    Sebunjo to represent Uganda at Sauti Za Busara festival

    http://www.monitor.co.ug/
    By EDGAR R. BATTE
    February 10 2014
    Joel Sebunjo will represent Uganda at the annual Sauti Za Busara Festival, which starts this Thursday in Zanzibar. Sauti Za Busara, translated for sounds of wisdom, takes place between Thursday and Sunday.......... read more