We're all about making music that refreshes, inspires and gives hope, for God's glory.
Our repertoire covers a mix of jazz, afro jazz, blues, and classics with a dash of contemporary tunes.
Shamsi is also available as a session band for groups and individual artistes.
Shamsi Music provides a memorable show that leaves you yearning for more.
A little more about Shamsi…
Shamsi Music is an instrumental jazz fusion band from Nairobi Kenya, which prides itself in creating memorable musical experiences that capture the heart, mind and soul. At the core of their musical journey, is the desire to create music that mirrors the sound of their heartland, Kenya,and their Motherland, Africa.
Shamsi is Swahili-Arabic for “Sun”. They desire to be a light to the world and music industry, creating music that refreshes, inspires and gives hope, for God’s glory.
Shamsi Music always provides a sophisticated and memorable show. Their repertoire covers a mix of jazz, afro jazz, blues, and classics with a dash of contemporary tunes. Available primarily as a seven piece unit (six piece band and a resident sound engineer) whose member composition can increase or reduce depending on need, they are a band that lovers of unique and refreshing musical experiences deserve to experience.
All about the artists we represent!
Paul MbithiKeyboard Guru
Band Leader / Music Director
George NyoroGenius Multi-Instrumentalist
Michael MuneneMaster Bass Guitarist
Immanuel MoholGuitar Marvel
Laka NyagaSaxophone Whiz
Kenn BiggieDrummer Extraordinaire
Julius KibugiSound Engineer
Here’s whats in the news lately…
Fresh from the just concluded 2016/2017 season of the Safaricom International Jazz Festival, Shamsi Music are set to bring you their richest and most memorable musical experience yet! Dawn to...
The Audition: Shamsi Music Debut Album
Shamsi Music recently finished recording their debut album, dubbed The Audition. The album features music composed by the talented musicians, that form Shamsi. The album also features input from seasoned...
Shamsi Music to feature in the Safaricom Jazz Festival 2017.
Shamsi Music is among the local bands that are set to feature in this year’s Safaricom Jazz Festival. The event will be held on Sunday 26th February 2017 at the Kasarani...
Here’s what’s on the Horizon!
No upcoming shows scheduled. Check again soon!
|27 Aug 2017||Nairobi The Alchemist||The Alchemist|
|23 Jul 2017||Shamsi Music||Nairobi The Alchemist||The Alchemist|
|14 Jul 2017||Nairobi The Kenya National Theatre.||The Kenya National Theatre.|
|13 Jul 2017||Nairobi The Kenya National Theatre.||The Kenya National Theatre.|