MOREIRA CHONGUIÇA

Moreira has matured into one of the top African exponents of jazz from Africa, African jazz or do we create a new genre style and classify it Afro World Jazz! …Moreira has taken his journey along with his collaborators to the world and proves that he is a leader and an innovator in the ever expanding and growing world of jazz music” – Eric Alan: All Jazz Radio

DIARY

Saturday 20 June 2020

AFRICA CELEBRATES MUSIC

21h00

TV5MONDE

Sunday 21 June 2020

AFRICA CELEBRATES MUSIC

20h15

AFRICA RADIO

http://www.africaradio.com/

PHILANTHROPY

Moreira Chonguica has always believed that for him to grow as a person and a musician it is essential to give back and he does that in abundance. He gives of his time, influence and status to highlight and bring awareness to the areas he is passionate about, namely education, youth development and cultural tourism. In order to maximise the potential his influence affords, he deliberately chooses to invest his time and skills into multiple areas dedicated to the upliftment in the these sectors.

This he does through the following organisations:

• Patron and founder of Morejazz Big Band, Maputo, Mozambique
• Patron of Escola Nacionale de Musica, Maputo, Mozambique
• Dikakapa Everyday Heroes, Cape Town, South Africa
• The African Voices Trust, Cape Town, South Africa

• Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique
• Institute of Arts and Culture, Maputo, Mozambique
• Music Exchange, Cape Town, South Africa
• South African Jazz Educators – Board Member

PHOTOS

Photographers: SERGIO COSTA, MAURO VOMBE, RASHID LATIF, JP CROUCH PHOTOGRAPHY, SIMON SHIFFMAN, JOHAN SAMUELS, IAN LANDSBERG, ANTHONY FRIEND, STEVE GORDON & MARIANO DA SILVA

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