Sauti za Busara is East Africa’s No. 1 music festival. The 10th edition is happening inside the Old Fort in Zanzibar Stone Town during 14 – 17 February 2013.
Celebrating Africa’s musical treasures, the festival showcases many of the Continent’s finest; all performing 100% live, from Friday through Sunday, 5pm ‘til 1am. More treats include African music films, the local food and crafts market, skills-building workshops, networking meetings for professionals, and of course Busara Xtra, with more music and cultural events all around Zanzibar Town as organized by the local community.
African musicians from anywhere in the world are welcome to apply for opportunities to showcase on the main stage at Sauti za Busara, by completing the online application and sending recordings to reach our office before 31 July. The festival selection takes place in August and all applicants are notified during September.