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Marimba Muzuva

Discipline: Music
Homebase: Victoria
Languages: English

Marimba Muzuva has been captivating students and staff since 1994, with performances at hundreds of schools across BC. The group's dynamic, interactive, educational show brings the music of Africa to life with immediacy and impact. The power of marimbas (including the seven-foot bass!) and traditional drums, the mysterious sounds of the mbira and chipendani and the simple joy of South African gumboot dance are all woven together with storytelling to provide a mesmerizing experience.


Reviews

By far the best show I've ever seen - they held the audience in the palm of their hand. Glen McKinnon, Murrayville Elementary
Their passion and playing blew me away. Joseph Blake, Victoria Times Colonist

Performances & Workshops

Marimba Magic

Grade Suitability: K - 12
Duration: 60 mins.
Capacity: 800+
Tech Requirements: electrical outlet
Fee Range: $820 - $920 (Includes ArtStarts' fee. Additional fees apply for remote districts.)

Lower Mainland
$800.00
Fraser Valley & Howe Sound
$825.00
Vancouver Island Lower
$775.00
Vancouver Island Mid
$775.00
Vancouver Island North
$775.00
Interior
$875.00
North
$875.00
Kootenays
$875.00

Marimba Muzuva's dynamic, interactive, and educational show brings the music of Africa to life with the immediacy and impact of marimbas (including the 7 foot bass), along with traditional drums, the mysterious sounds of the mbira and chipendani, the simple joy of South African gumboot dancing, all woven together around a simple captivating story that captivates students to participate in rhythm, song, and movement.

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