September 2011

 

MIGRATION MUSIC

Freitag 09.09.2011 21:00 | Club

Eintritt: 7 € / 5 €

Veranstalter/-in: Werkstatt der Kulturen
Kurator/-in: Jonas B. Hammond

Produktion

 

Kgomotso Tsatsi (KG) & Band

"Eine der stärksten Live-Performerinnen, die ich je gehört habe!“
(Lawrence Kerr, Jazz.FM 91)

Die charismatische Südafrikanerin KG, mit den Lebensmittelpunkten Berlin & Toronto, gewann unzählige Preise in Südafrika, Kanada und den USA und arbeitete mit echten Größen der Branche, wie Zaki Ibrahim und David Clayton Thomas (Blood, Sweat & Tears). Als eine der Finalistinnen von „South African Idol“, dem Pendant zu DSDS, wurde ihre Stimme als „exzellenter Rotwein“ gefeiert. Ihre Rebsorten: Pop, R&B, Disco, Jazz and Afrobeat. Wohl bekomm’s!

Besetzung:

Jens Baumann - Schlagzeug
Noah Sadeh - Gitarre
Martin Rose - Bass

KG is a young South African, singer, pianist and composer. Singing in
5
languages with a voice that has been described as 'a fine red wine'.
This
former South African Idol finalist tailors her talent singing in
multiple
genres including pop, r&b, disco, jazz and afro beat. KG won
production and radio
contests with The Beat 91.5 in Kitchener and Flow 93.5
Toronto's most
popular urban station. Recently she has been featured in
shows like "Honey
Jam"; the stomping grounds of Canadian artist Nelly
Furtado, and won awards
in competitions like the "100% music songwriting
contest. Other notable
feats have included performing at festivals such as
North America's largest
african festival "Afrofest, and the Bana Y'afrique
festival as well as The
Gladstone hotel's World Music series. In addition to
being featured in print
and on Television in Canada and South Africa, KG was
a Top 20 finalist out
of 40,000 hopefuls with the USA Worldshowcase in Las
Vegas. Besides working with well renowned producers like Marcus Kane (of
"Snow -Informer" fame) and Tone Mason (Fantasia Barrino), KG has also lent
her
voices to jingles like leading eyewear company "Hakim Optical." One of
the highlights of working in the pop and world music scenes included
the
opportunity to collaborate on a Charity AIDS song "Let's Find A Way"
with
Canadian stars like Zaki Ibrahim and David Clayton Thomas best known as
the
frontman of poular Canadian band "Blood, Sweat and Tears."
When not performing at Corporate Events, KG can be seen leading her own
band
singing songs of love, addiction and paradise. She contines to sing,
write
and collaborate and license great songs.