Jumby Bay Island had the pleasure of welcoming two musically talented forces, the Kanneh-Mason Family returned for a second year, and they were joined by renowned double-bassist Chichi Nwanoku. The artists played at a special event at Jumby Bay Island’s Estate House for this year’s iteration of the “Playing To Inspire” concert. In addition to the private concert on the island, both the Kanneh-Mason ensemble and Chichi Nwanoku played at various schools on Antigua to inspire the local children of both Antigua & Barbuda to look to the classical musical arts for inspiration and expression. The ultimate goal will be to raise up a new Antigua & Barbuda Youth Symphony Orchestra.
The video below is from the family’s playing to inspire concert at the Estate House.
The video below is Sheku playing the famous Bob Marley song “No Woman, No Cry”.