Fri, 29 Sept|
Dome Bar & Cinema
Ozi Ozaa Yaw Asumadu & 11 Piece Afrofunk/Highlife Band
A joyful and jaw-dropping fusion of Afro grooves and jazz that hits you like a burst of sonic sunshine
Time & Location
29 Sept 2023, 7:00 pm
Dome Bar & Cinema , 38 Childers Road, Gisborne 4010, New Zealand
About the event
Yaw Asumadu is a master drummer, composer, African flautist, bass guitarist and xylophone player.
In 2018 Ghanaian master musician Yaw Asumadu moved to NZ and has formed the new band Ozi Ozaa which is an 11-piece band packed full of funk & jazz with sweet highlife and traditional African
rhythms led by Yaw. Ozi Ozaa has members who have previously played in Kiwi acts such as Batucada Sound Machine, Tahuna Breaks The Scribes of Ra, Ijebu Pleasure Club and many others.
Note that end times are approximate and vary night to night.