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EVERYTHING BECOMES A MUSIC
I’m Oswald Kouame. I love music.
Everything becomes a music and everyone becomes happier with music.
Oswald Kouame is a musician born in Côte d’Ivoire (Ivory Coast) in West Africa.
He began percussions at age 7 and he started his professional-music-career when he was a teenager.
He performed with various groups such as ‘Cote d’Ivoire national orchestra’, ‘African traditional dance bands’ etc., at various places in Africa and Europe.
Also he performed with the world famous musicians such as the bassist Richard Bona,Stevie Wonder, etc.
He plays the various genres of music – African music, Fusion,Jazz, Reggae, Zouk, Salsa,Bachata,Soul Music etc. – and also works as a songwriter and a composer.
Such as using sand, leaves branches, rice or water as a musical instrument, he receives inspiration from nature and establishes the one unique style of music.
“Everything becomes a music” Oswald Kouame
N’zassa (N ZASSA) is Baoulé language that means ‘colorful’ , ‘a lot of different colors’ or ‘rich in the color’.
When Oswald meets the musicians with various nationalities, ethnicity, music genres and backgrounds… N’Zassa Music that nobody has ever seen will be born, and everybody can’t help dancing.
Next Event…Coming soon!
- Mukuna’s Night＠Calabash, Hamamatsu-cho on 07/10/2016 7:30 PM
- Mukuna’s Night＠Calabash, Hamamatsu-cho on 14/10/2016 7:30 PM
- Mukuna’s Night＠Calabash, Hamamatsu-cho on 21/10/2016 7:30 PM
- Mukuna’s Night＠Calabash, Hamamatsu-cho on 28/10/2016 7:30 PM
- Mukuna’s Night＠Calabash, Hamamatsu-cho on 04/11/2016 7:30 PM
One Love Jamaica Festival 2016 – 2 @Hibiya-park
Interview on news9