Christine Kamau

Christine Kamau

Christine Kamau

Christine Kamau is a musician and Founder of  Women In Music Forum, an initiative seeks to promote young women in performing arts by providing an avenue to showcase their stage performance skills and to access music industry knowledge via a regular live concerts and panel discussions.

Christine Kamau is a Kenyan Trumpeter, Composer and Performing Artist. Her music is a fusion of African rhythms and styles with Jazz and improvisation. Kamau credits her musical influences to Hugh Masekela, Maroon Commandos, Miles Davis among others.

In 2012, Christine Kamau released an 8-track instrumental Afro-Jazz album titled ‘This is for You’. The album offers an exciting listening experience, the music being a fusion of jazz with African music elements of ‘Benga’ and Rhumba’. This debut release earned positive reviews from the music community and also saw Kamau featured on a BBC music program titled ‘Africa Beats’ a series that showcased emerging music talent from Africa.