Mimi is simply an embodiment of a â€œprodigyâ€ in the jazz scene following the likes of Miriam Makeba, Caiphus Semenya and Hugh Masekela. She has shared stages with international greats such as Khadja Nin, Rita Marley, Joe McBride and Lauryn Hill.
- 31 July 2014
- Live Music, Playdate
The extraordinary and gifted MIMI kicks off Women’s Month at the KZNSA
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Mimi is an embodiment of a “prodigy” in the jazz scene following the likes of Miriam Makeba, Caiphus Semenya and Hugh Masekela.
Mimi is a Jazz vocalist, composer and lyricist and her astonishing vocal abilities have seen her sharing the world’s big stages with the likes of Sibongile Khumalo, Judith Sephuma, Jimmy Dlulu, Themba Mkhize and International greats such as Khadja Nin, Rita Marley, Joe McBride and Lauryn Hill.
MIMI's anticipated debut album “The Essence of My Soul” comes after accolades from her performances around the world and after gaining the necessary experience from working with local and global icons. Mimi has also worked with amazing groups such as Tucan Tucan, UCT Philharmonic Orchestra, Mamavox and SAFRA Jazz Band (consisting of female vocalists from France and South Africa). The Essence of My Soul is loaded with warm tunes, beautiful melodies and a virtuosa vocal display.
This tour is supported by Concerts SA and produced by iSupport Music Business.Concerts SA is a joint South African/Norwegian initiative that aims to stimulate live music in South Africa by finding and implementing ways to create regular, sustainable performance platforms. It also aims to develop an interest in and appreciation of live music by showcasing music performances and conducting workshops at schools.