Lea & Grance

Genre : Double act
Principal country concerned : Column : Music, History/society

Grace and Lea are Gogo musicians from the Zawose family. They are known for their work with Msafiri Zawoze, son of the esteemed late Hukwe Zawose who was signed to Peter Gabriels record label 'Real World'. When performing with Msafiri, Lea and Grace will usually play "hour-glass" shaped drums, which are traditionally played by women. Tonight they will be performing Zeze and Marimba which are traditionally only performed by men.

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  • Arterial network
  • Media, Sports and Entertainment Group (MSE)
  • Gens de la Caraïbe
  • Groupe 30 Afrique
  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
  • Rwanda : Positive Production
  • Togo : Kadam Kadam
  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
  • Collectif 2004 Images
  • Africultures Burkina-Faso
  • Bénincultures / Editions Plurielles
  • Africiné
  • Afrilivres

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