Concert In Switzerland and ‘La Route Du Rhum’

October 26, 2018
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We were thrilled to have been invited to play in Switzerland, and had a fantastic reception for our concert in Neuchatel at the Salon du Cafe Bleu. Next up, “La Route Du Rhum”, a Festival to celebrate the single handed transatlantic boat race between France and Guadeloupe!    

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Mambo Jambo Music And Dance Workshops in Schools

October 24, 2018
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We’ve recently been into a local primary school delivering music and dance workshops to children in Key Stage 1 in preparation for their International Week; we had a fantastic day with lots of very engaged children! We covered songs in French and Spanish, flamenco dancing, charleston, the Mexican Hat Dance plus enthusiastic joining in with […]

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Mambo Jambo Events Coming Up: Beverley Food Festival; Frida Kahlo Inspired Pop Up Event

October 3, 2018

We’ve got some interesting events coming up! Sat 6th Oct We’ve been invited to play at a Frida Kahlo Pop Up Event in a vintage stone barn with Mexican Food, cocktails and music by us! Sun 7th Oct The Beverley Food Fest looks to be a great day out, with stalls, cookery demos, music etc. […]

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Mambo Jambo at The Big Malarkey Festival, Hull

June 19, 2018

The Big Malarkey Festival is a fantastic Children’s Literature Festival; “expect to hear and see and get involved with writers, poets, musicians, artists, a time-traveller, puppets and more”. We’re involved with the Schools programme, delivering a session on music and storytelling, plus an Early Years storytelling session , along with the fabulous Polly Ives based […]

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Mambo Jambo And Concerteenies – Early Years Music Shows

April 11, 2018
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We’ve been leading music workshops in schools ready for a performance

March 13, 2018

We’ve been working in primary schools recently delivering workshops ready for our final performance with 88 children from three different schools! We’ve written some pieces for the children, plus they’ll be performing a Carnival Song with drums, trumpets, trombones & vocals; samba dance, junk percussion & body percussion! Thanks to East Riding Music Education Hub […]

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Touring in London and South East, Workshops with Children and Musical Collaborations

February 4, 2018

We’ve started the year with some great children’s workshops and visits to schools – from music with Early Years groups to working with music and languages in a local secondary school. And now touring starts in earnest! In Feb we’ll be touring London and The South East, playing a number of what we’ll be new […]

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Mambo Jambo Autumn Tour plus Musicport Festival

October 12, 2017

We’ve got gigs in various places this Autumn; We’re excited to be playing Musicport Festival Oct 20th in a set with Luke Carver Goss, plus a workshop and performance with a local school. In November we’ll be touring North Yorkshire as part of Rural Arts Touring, You can also catch us on the Folk Train […]

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Mambo Jambo involved in several Hull ‘City of Culture 2017’ Projects & Festivals

May 8, 2017
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As well as touring from Devon to Scotland this year, we’re also involved in projects for Hull City Of Culture; The PRS New Music Festival on 1st-2nd July; we’re also involved in an ongoing Composer Residency project with community, musicians and composers; Plus the Big Malarkey Festival , The Dutch WORM Festival and Assemble Fest Theatre Festival (A collaboration between us […]

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Mambo Jambo’s Scottish Tour; Knockengorroch Festival and trip to The Isle of Arran

May 8, 2017

This year has seen us touring extensively already, including a great trip to Devon in March. We’ll shortly be off to Scotland to play the fantastic Knockengorroch Festival (Sat 27th May), followed by a gig on the Isle of Arran – we can’t wait! The Knockengorroch World Ceilidh line-up looks brilliant, featuring Sheelaningig, Max Romeo, […]

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