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Introducing ONGEA! - the Eastern Africa Music Summit.

ONGEA!’s Objectives are to:

1). Create a Forum to Action the collaborative Development of the Eastern Africa Music Industry, via Exhibits and Discussions.

2). Showcase the Region’s talent to Festival Owners/Bookers from Europe, America, Asia and Africa.

The Summit is born out of our Annual KENYA MUSIC WEEK, which ran for 10 years every December from 2004 to 2013.

Since KENYA MUSIC WEEK achieved its Objectives for the Kenya Music Industry over those 10 years, we’d now like to Broaden the Scope of our Event - whose 3 pillars are still Trade, Learn and Showcase.”

CONFIRMED: The 1st of 4 Festival booker slots

/Brahim El Mazned

While attending the 4th DOADOA East Africa Performing Arts Market, Brahim El Mazned - the Founder & Artistic Director of Timitar Festival of World Music ( in Morocco, today confirmed his Participation for ONGEA! 2016.Read more...

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