12 - 15 Feb 2015 Stone Town Zanzibar

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  • 3 Left: HAJAmadagascar (Madagascar/France/Austria/Brazil), Right: Jupiter & Okwess International (DRC)
    At Sauti za Busara 2014 (photos:Peter Stanley, Peter Bennett)
  • 4 Left: HAJAmadagascar (Madagascar/France/Austria/Brazil), Right: Wumni (Nigeria)
    At Sauti za Busara 2014 (photos: Peter Stanley, Masoud Khamis)
  • 5 Left: Jhikoman (Tanzania), Right: Joel Sebunjo (Uganda)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Tarabband (Egypt), Right: Wunmi (Nigeria)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett, Masoud Khamis)
  • 5 Left: MC Babbie Kabae, Right: Night audiences
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett, Peter Stanley)
  • 5 Left: Jupiter & Okwess International (DRC), Right: Noumoucounda Cissoko (Senegal)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Swahili Encounters (Various), Right: Ebo Taylor (Ghana-Germany)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Nile Project (Nile Basin), Right: Joe Driscoll and Sekou Kouyate (USA-Guinea)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Waldemar Bastos (Angola-Portugal), Right: The Nile Project (Nile Basin)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Dizu Plaatjies & The Ibuyambo Ensemble (South Africa), Right: Sona Jobarteh (Gambia-UK)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)
  • 5 Left: Santuri Safari DJs, Right: Rajab Suleiman & Kithara ft. Derya takkali (Zanzibar/Turkey)
    At Sauti za Busara festival 2014 (photos: Peter Bennett)

The 12th edition of Sauti za Busara will take place in Stone Town, Zanzibar during 12-15 February 2015, and will feature more of the best African music out there. We are excited to announce from this year we also welcome acts from the Indian Ocean and Arab world to our diverse programme. We hope you will join us once again. In the meantime, stay connected via facebook, twitter, our newsletter and website. Ahsanteni!

CALL FOR SPONSORS
Sauti za Busara is only possible thanks to partnerships with donors and sponsors. The festival offers a generous package of marketing benefits for all supporters. If you are interested please contact us at busara@busara.or.tz

  • African Music Films

    African Films

    African Music Films: documentaries, music clips, videos and live concert footage.

  • Movers & Shakers

    Movers and shakers

    Movers & Shakers: Daily networking forum for local and visiting arts professionals.

  • Busara Xtra

    Busara Xtra

    Busara Xtra: Around the festival, the island is buzzing with a range of fringe events: traditional ngoma drum and dance, fashion shows, dhow races, open-mic sessions, after-parties and performances of Zanzibar’s oldest Taarab orchestras are all arranged by the local community.

  • Seminars and Training Workshops

    Seminar and Training workshop

    Seminars and Training Workshops
    Building skills for artists, managers, music journalists, filmmakers, sound and lighting technicians from the East Africa region.

  • Festival marketplace

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    Festival marketplace: food and drinks, festival merchandise, CDs, and jewellery and handicrafts from local vendors.

  • Galleries

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    Watch our photo galleries from past years to get a sense of what makes Sauti za Busara great.


BOOK TICKETS NOW

EARLY BIRD prices: Save 20% Offer ends: 30 Nov 2014

CALL FOR FILMS 2015

African music film programme - Deadline for application 30th November 2014

BUSARA NEWSLETTER

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2015 OFFICIAL POSTCARDS

SzB 2014 PHOTO GALLERY

Photos of previous Sauti za Busara festivals

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25 of the best international festivals - 2014

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