Santuri East Africa - Identity | Community | Innovation


Santuri Signal – our new podcast series


This show promotes emerging East African Music and is an introduction to the artists that are shaping innovative and alternative sounds in the region. We’ve been recording interviews with East African artists and collecting their music in order to make a full season of podcasts. On the global scene, Nigerian[…]



The Gear Box Project Santuri East Africa, the social enterprise known for is commitment to developing innovation, identity and community around electronic music from East Africa, is rolling out The Gear Box project in partnership with Native Instruments! Santuri Gear Box project seeks to increase access to cutting edge production[…]

Sign up for FEKE


#FEKE The call for FEKE applications starts today! If you’re a female producer or DJ and you want to be part of Team Femme Electronic Kenya, you can apply until 23d March! Use this link to sign up:

Work with Santuri on Femme Electronic Kenya


FemmeElectronicProjectCoordinatorAdvert-3feb17(1) Santuri is initiating a project with the Goethe-Institut Kenya called Femme Electronic, and we are seeking a highly motivated individual to help us bring the project to fruition. You can find the Job Description and how to apply here: Femme Electronic (KE) Project Coordinator Santuri East Africa is seeking[…]

Songa Mbele / Moving On – Update


Back in August, Santuri initiated a project alongside the Tanzanian Gogo musician Msafiri Zawose. Supported by Pro Helvetia, the project has two main facets – an album recording, and a body of research that investigates something that’s key to the Santuri ethos – connecting East African artists with global networks[…]

New Santuri Release | Embaire Umeme EP


Santuri’s Embaire Umeme E.P by Mugwisa International Xylophone Group We’re excited to announce the release of new Santuri material on the wonderful On The Corner Records from London. It features recordings made in Uganda at DoaDoa festival in 2015 by Santuri and Sam Jones of Soundthread. The recordings were of[…]

Santuri Meets The Nile Project

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This weekend Santuri will join forces with the awesome Nile Project to collaborate at The Gathering – The Nile Project’s meeting of musical minds in Aswan, Egypt. The Nile Project brings together 15 musicians from around the Nile basin, to work together creating and performing new music that shares in[…]