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Ghetto Classics Concert
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Ghetto Classics Concert

We invite you to Korogocho to watch the Ghetto Classics showcase all the work performed over the last year. Over 300 students from the choir to the dancers to the ensembles and the junior and senior orchestra. It’s an afternoon of music that you won’t want to miss.

Visit to North Highridge Primary School
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Visit to North Highridge Primary School

During the summer holidays “Treating with a Mission“, a team of Polish doctors came to Kenya to carry out work in community hospitals. One of their initiatives is called “Girls will be Girls,” where they teach girls about mensural health and also distribute sanitary pads. Because many of the schools had closed during the holidays...

Ghetto Classics at the Kamili Family Challenge
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Ghetto Classics at the Kamili Family Challenge

For the second year in a row Ghetto Classics took part in this years Kamili Family Challenge on September 8th and 9th 2018. The team led by Abby Bosco and Alex Kimathi had a fantastic weekend filled with lots of fun activities. This was the first time this group of Ghetto Classics members had been...

Ensemble Medici Concert – 26th + 30th October 2018
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Ensemble Medici Concert – 26th + 30th October 2018

The Ensemble Medici was founded about 30 years ago by members of the “Orchestra of the German Paediatricians“. The four members, two violins, viola, and cello, come from different parts of Germany and perform on a highly professional level. The Ensemble Medici members who are all practicing doctors and highly trained musicians.The concert will feature works from Ghetto Classics and collaborations with Ensemble Medici. Proceeds from this concert will go towards supporting the work Ghetto Classics. Performance will take place on: 26th October | Michael Joseph Centre | 6pm  Tickets: 1,000Ksh Adults | 500Ksh  Children, Students (with ID) and Concessions and 30th October | The German School | 6pm ...

Ghetto Classics Mukuru Holiday Camp
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Ghetto Classics Mukuru Holiday Camp

Over the August holiday Ghetto Classics Mukuru had a 2 week intensive musical camp at their base at the Reuben Centre in Mukuru Kwa Reuben. The Camp kicked off quite well on the 13th of August. The kids were excited. We mainly had 3 sessions: the students went to their instrument sectionals in the morning from...

KNYO #Res20
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KNYO #Res20

Come witness the amazing results of teamwork and beauty captured by orchestral music transcending through time; from Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 in the 19th Century to Thomas Cabaniss’ Drumlines in the 21st Century. This concert marks the end of the KNYO 20th residential training course. On: 26th August from 3PM At: Braeburn Theatre, Gitanga Road. Tickets:...

From Korogocho to Kogelo
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From Korogocho to Kogelo

At 5am on the 15th of July 2018, 17 members of Ghetto Classics set off from Korogocho destined for Kogelo, in Siaya County in the Western part of Kenya. Ghetto Classics had been invited to perform with the Kenyan singing sensation Eric Wainaina at the opening ceremony of the Sauti Kuu Foundation – Sports and...

Ghetto Classics performances
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Ghetto Classics performances

Ghetto Classics will be performing in Poland at the BRAVE FESTIVAL, conducted by the world famous JIMEK The orchestra will also perform in Alego, Siaya County for the opening of the Sauti Kuu Foundation and Auma Obama Foundation – Resource, Sports and Culture Centre alongside Eric Wainaina

Ghetto Classics at the Samosa Festival
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Ghetto Classics at the Samosa Festival

It was an honor for Ghetto Classic to be part of the Samosa festival held this year. It was a true learning experience for the young musicians who were involved. Many of these members have recently graduated high school and have formed their own orchestra as part of Ghetto Classics, known as Ghetto Classics Kwetu....

Inspire the Girls – KNYO at Moi Girls Eldoret
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Inspire the Girls – KNYO at Moi Girls Eldoret

On the 25th and 26th of May; Nasike Esther, Isadore Tracy, Wanjiru Claire, Musiva Alphine, Senelwa Pauline, Nasianta Annette and Ndaisi Juliet – young members of KNYO who happen to be Moi Girls’ alumni, together with two senior members of KNYO, Kezia Ntwigah and Nduta Mugo, were part of a magical musical weekend at Moi...

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