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The Zanzibar-based Swahili Vibes presents their own type of Afro-fusion musical sound to the just ended Sauti za Busara International music festival in the Isles...

For the last 13 years, Dhow Countries Music Academy in Zanzibar (DCMA) has been in the pinnacle of promoting the rich culture of Unguja and Pemba islands...

  • The DCMA is situated on the waterfront close to Malindi Port. Visitors are warmly invited to visit the school any time between 9 am - 6 pm to listen to music, enjoy the view from the balcony and meet some of the musicians. KARIBUNI SANA!!
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  • Zanzibar Events Calendar

    • Asilia Concert

      DCMA Weekly Concert
      (Every Thursday & Sunday at DCMA, Old Customs House)

      Concert @ 7:00pm. Entrance fee: 10,000 Tzs / $7.
    • Asilia Concert

      Asilia Sunset & Cocktail Concert (Traditional Taarab Extravaganza)
      (Every Thursday at DCMA, Old Customs House)

      Concert @ 7:00pm. Entrance fee: 10,000 Tzs / $7.
    • Asilia Concert

      Coconut 'A' Band (Mixture of African & Western Music)
      (Every Saturday. At Mercury Restaurant, Near Ferry Port)

      Music starts at 8:00pm . Entrance fee: *.
    • Afro - Kabisa

      Sunday Fusion Sunset & Cocktail Concert (Treasure of DCMA)
      (Every Sunday at DCMA, Old Customs House)

      Concert @ 7:00pm. Entrance fee: 10,000 Tzs / $7.
    • Hakuna Matata Band

      Hakuna Matata Band (Music from coast regions)
      (Every Tuesday, at Kwa Raju Bar, Kilimani Chini, Zanzibar ( Near Fire Station)

      Music starts @ 8:00pm till late. Entrance fee: 2000 Tshs*.
    • Princess Salme

      Princess Salme Sunset & Dinner Concert.
      (Every Tues & Friday, Mtoni Palace Ruins Maruhubi)

      Sunset @ 6:20pm & Concert @ 7:00pm. Entrance fee: $35.
    • Moh'd Othman

      Mohammed Othman & Friends (Traditional Taarab)
      (Every Monday at DCMA,Old Customs House - Ground Floor)

      Concert Start @ 8:00pm. Entrance fee: $6 / 10,000 Tshs.
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