Christine Kamau – Kenya

Women in Music Forum

  • Women in Music
  • 5th May
  • 2:30 pm
  • Uganda Museum

Christine Kamau is a Trumpeter, performing/recording artist in the Kenyan music scene. She released an 8-track instrumental afro-jazz album in 2012 titled This is for You worked on with Cameroonian music producer Romeo Kouemeni.  The album offers an easy listening experience, the music being a fusion of jazz with African music elements of benga and rhumba. Currently she performs regularly in the Nairobi music scene alongside Ghanaian guitarist Koomla Young and Charles Obuya (Percussions). Christine is also the founder and host of the Women in Music Forum/Women in Music Concert Series, a forum that seeks to facilitate interaction between women professions in the Kenyan music industry with an aim to creating business opportunities, a performance platform for artistes and facilitating mentorship for younger musicians.