JACKSON WAHENGO ONLINE MUSIC CONCERT
6 December – 16 January 2021
An online music concert by Namibian revered musician, Jackson Wahengo.
Produced by Jackson Wahengo in partnership with the National Theatre of Namibia.
Funded by the National Arts Council of Namibia.
The online show largely comprised of traditional Oshiwambo songs with contemporary adaptations, and featured esteemed Namibian instrumentalists as the band with Amakhoe Gawaseb on Bass, Lau Bengue on Bass on 2nd Guitar, Kali Kasinda on Keyboards, Brandon /Nanub on Drums, Nangula Hamwaalwa as Backing Vocalist, and a special feature with rapper Shikololo.
Jackson Wahengo together with his band performed some of his earlier and new songs (2020). Wahengo who is one of Namibia’s most celebrated contemporary guitarist and revered for his unique sound, also paid homage to legendary African musicians such as Hugh Masekela, Willie Mbuende, Tate Kwela, and John Chibandura.