Blessing Chimanga from Zimbabwe started his carrier as a performing percussionist when he was 15 years old. He has been called a musical genius by his fellow musicians and have already travelled the world with his charms and his brilliant music.
He is one of Zimbabwes greatest international successes and received the title "The Best Marimba Coach in Africa" in 2013 after winning six prices at The International Marimba and Steelpan Competition in South Africa.
Friday August 23 you can catch him in a thrilling marimba battle with Zwai Mbula from South Africa at Caféteateret
The concert is supported by Oslo Kommune and Arts Council Norway