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Resonance Thurs Zina Saro-Wiwa,Josephine Amankwah, My Africa

PostPosted: Wed Apr 02, 2008 12:13 pm
by Outerglobe Debbie Golt
AFRICAN ESSENCE - THURSDAY 7.15-8pm - prime afrocentric cuts selected by DJ Debbie and Anne Wanjie

and in the studio this week ZINA SARO-WIWA and JOSEPHINE AMANKWAH

Listen and then rush to Darbuka for YAABA FUNK afterwards.

Zina is a filmmaker making waves - currently commissione dby the revitalised Africa Centre to kmake a film called 'My Africa' with contributors as diverse as Colin Firth, John Snow, Mpho Skeef, Yinka Shonibare (guesting in May) and many more including Josephine - who is a mezzosoprano and music director of African Classical Music creations nincluding Celebrate Africa at Polish Centre April 10th .

So we have something different for you! (As always)

It looks as if the Africa Centre will rise again from the bitterness that surrounded it recently and Zina Saro-Wiwa is thier creative consultant with some interesting plans.

AFRICAN ESSENCE is back at OPEN AIR RADIO in a couple weeks

and repeats as ever are on www.africaninternetradio.com on Tuesdays 10pm/Wednesdays 5pm

On April 8th and 9th you have another chance to hear CHARLIE DARK who was a brilliant interviewee and played great music.


Playlists and selected audio archives in www.african-essence.com