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****Closed to applications since Sept 10**** Only short listed candidates will be contacted**** We are about to kick off a very exciting new project, and are looking for talented people to help us deliver it. First up: Santuri East Africa: Project Manager SEMA (full-time, short-term with possibility of extension)  Santuri[…]


Today we welcomed the first intermediate SEMA class and it was an engaging experience for everyone. The students got oriented to the staff, space and each other with classes officially commencing. We are happy to have all the students join our community and take their art and understanding to a[…]

Santuri launches online project for music producers

We have partnered up with the Music in Africa Foundation to deliver an innovative online music production course throughout November. The project builds on the classic Santuri formula of exciting artists and educators running tailored sessions. We have divided up the sessions into two streams. The first is a partnership[…]

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[…]


Femme Electronic & Santuri present Music Production Beginner Workshops Next week Monday 25th – Wednesday 27th September at ADA Creative Studio in the heart of Nairobi we’ll be running the second of our FEKE workshops. This workshop is a continuation of the DJ workshops held at Goethe Institute on 11th-16th[…]

Msafiri @ WOMAD 2017

MSAFIRI @ WOMAD It’s always a real thrill when artists we are working with at Santuri end up in the spotlight. It happened last year when DJ Rachael made the WOMEX 2016 selection. Since then her career has risen and so have her airmiles! With Msafiri, we’re hoping this extra[…]