Under the tab photos you will find pictures of the Africa Festival 2015! Photos by Jytte Meilvang, Hans Speekenbrink, Hein Lokin and Dirk de Graaf.
The choir consists of 16 children who have raised money in recent months for their school 'Kidsgear' in Uganda. This money was raised by the choir in various primary schools, streets and squares with their swinging performances.
They are accompanied by some Ugandan teachers.
Ethiopias greatest singer
Mahmoud Ahmed is one of the great singers of Ethiopia, where bands playing ‘modern music’ regularly fill the stadiums and sell hundreds of thousands of cassettes. Mahmoud Ahmed has been at it longer than most. Mahmoud has been a big star for years, has created many standards, and is famed in Ethiopian communities throughout the world. His greatest gift is as a live performer, a master at unleasing the ‘euskeuta’, an ecstatic shivering of the shoulders than can spread like an epidemic across Ethiopian dance floors”...