Robert Maseko & The Sondela Queens

Date: 3 Oct 2008 - 18:30
End Date: 3 Oct 2008 - 23:00
Event details: You're Invited to a Launch Party!
We would like to invite you to an event where you will learn more about our activities here and in the D.R. Congo, about how you can be part of a new, ground-breaking movement that is about to get started here in Cambridge with international ramifications. Come and get involved!

Robert Maseko has gained the deserved reputation as one the foremost African artists working in the UK today. Originally from the Congo - Heartbeat of Africa - and of Bantu roots, Robert is a master vocalist. Classic rhumba and soukous - elegant and acrobatic vocals with lyrics in Lingala, French and English - this is African roots music at its best. Robert's songs carry the message of universal freedom. Audiences throughout the UK, Africa, mainland Europe, Australia and Japan gained through relentless touring.

Dance classes/Drumming workshops
Theodore and Robert Maseko team up to give you some exquisite Congolese dance classes as well as drumming workshops. Class start time: 6:30pm

World Food available
(Please book in advaince via website - or Email:
2 popular Congolese dishes, Mfumbwa, and Chicken a la Moambe, plus lots of other choices.
Served at 7:45pm

Photo and art exhibition
Following his recent trips to the D.R. Congo, Theodore Menelik has returned with lots of interesting pictures, capturing memorable moments with students and staff at the academy and various communities in Kinshasa, the capital city of the D.R. Congo.

Light talks
Key people from Impington International Sixth Form College and MenelikEducation will be introducing the partnership and give you tips on how you can get involved.

Booking Info:
Book online or via The Junction Box Office 01223 511511

For more info on the Menelik Music & Education Project, plase call: 07842 177 344 or email us at

Ticket info £20-£6
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