Articles tagged 'weutonga'

Jazz Music Festival beckons 17 May 2017 HARARE - Jazz music fans will be in for a treat this weekend when The Time & Jazz presents the Jazz Music Festival at Cresta Oasis Car Park in Harare on Friday and Saturday. And to entice new jazz audiences, the festival will bring headline musicians from other music genres with dendera ace Su...
WeUtonga to release singles 15 March 2017 HARARE - Afro-Fusion artiste and renowned female bassist Edith WeUtonga will release a single every month from end of March until August as a strategy to promote her forthcoming third studio album. The famous female bassist, who took part in the City Sports Bar Jam Session last Monday alongsid...
WeUtonga lights up City Sports Bar 5 May 2016 HARARE - Zimbabwe's most celebrated female bassist and vocalist Edith WeUtonga was the star attraction of this week's City Sports Bar Jam Sessions that took place on Monday night. Since she launched her musical career over eight years ago, WeUtonga had never performed at the City Sports Bar wh...
WeUtonga returns to Zim-Ger society 27 November 2015 HARARE - Female bass impresario and Utonga band leader Edith WeUtonga returns to the Zimbabwe-German Society for a special performance tomorrow. Leading her usual ensemble, Edith will also showcase some of her protégés from the Music Crossroads and Star Bright respectively. [GoogleAd] Th...
Female artistes speak on trials of motherhood 11 May 2014 HARARE - Striking a balance between motherhood and a career in music has proved a tough lifestyle for many musicians. On Mother’s Day, the Daily News on Sunday interviewed several female musicians in a bid to understand how they juggle looking after their children and pursuing music careers. ...
WeUtonga tears into NACZ over Nama 24 February 2014 HARARE - Edith “WeUtonga” Katiji has hit out at the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) for failing to come up with clear criteria governing the selection of National Arts Merit Award (Nama) winners. The famous bassist and vocalist, who along with Selmor Mtukudzi controversially lost the ...
WeUtonga to tour West Africa 24 January 2013 HARARE - Prominest Afro-fusion musician Edith WeUtonga will embark on a tour of West Africa at the beginning of February. WeUtonga, who is arguably the best female bassist in Zimbabwe, will begin her tour at the prestigious Festival au Desert in Burkina Faso next month before proceeding to Senega...