lenna

Singer, Art Educator and Cultural Activist, born in Maputo, Mozambique who is in constant transit between the indigenous and afro cultures of her home country and other countries. In Brazil, where she has lived for 7 years, she has funded research about vocal music and the different ways of using the voice and body as a musical instrument for artistic expression. Her music career path counts collaborations with musicians from different diasporas such as Cheny Wa Gune (Moz), Stewart Sukuma (Moz), Mario Laginha (Port), Hamilton de Hollanda (BR), Mû Mbana (Guine Bissau), Benjamim Taubkin (BR), Paulo Flores (Cabo Verde), the writer and her fellow countryman, Mia Couto and many others.

Her debut album NÔMADE was among the 100 best albums produced in Brazil in 2016, whose repertoire has its focus on Mozambican indigenous and surroundings, vocal expressions. Nowadays she has been performing solo using body, voice and traditional instruments from Mozambique and other countries. She is also an art educator and has been conducting teachers and performing artists into group singing, body-voice-movement and folk mozambican related activities since 2013

Lenna Bahule

Mozambique

Singer, Art Educator and Cultural Activist, born in Maputo, Mozambique who is in constant transit between the indigenous and afro cultures of her home country and other countries. In Brazil, where she has lived for 7 years, she has funded research about vocal music and the different ways of using the voice and body as a musical instrument for artistic expression. Her music career path counts collaborations with musicians from different diasporas such as Cheny Wa Gune (Moz), Stewart Sukuma (Moz), Mario Laginha (Port), Hamilton de Hollanda (BR), Mû Mbana (Guine Bissau), Benjamim Taubkin (BR), Paulo Flores (Cabo Verde), the writer and her fellow countryman, Mia Couto and many others.

Her debut album NÔMADE was among the 100 best albums produced in Brazil in 2016, whose repertoire has its focus on Mozambican indigenous and surroundings, vocal expressions. Nowadays she has been performing solo using body, voice and traditional instruments from Mozambique and other countries. She is also an art educator and has been conducting teachers and performing artists into group singing, body-voice-movement and folk mozambican related activities since 2013.

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