Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra

The Drum Cafe is a sponsor of the Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra, ideal for grand openings, launches and media events. The Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra presents beautiful traditional songs and compositions, alone or with South Africa’s top choir: Imilonji KaNtu Choral Society. Learn to recognize the voices of ancient instruments - the mbira, marimba, lesiba, uhadi, Pedi pipes, kudu horns and akadinda, in a performance that is powerful, moving and educational.

ImageThe intention behind the Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra is to bring together traditional instruments, song and dance to promote and preserve indigenous African music in all its diversity and help create awareness of the vital importance of cultural

The 12-piece traditional ensemble

Distilled from the Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra, the scaled-down 12-piece mini-orchestra performs instrumental and vocal music from the traditional cultures of South Africa, inspiring an enhanced appreciation of traditional culture.

Remember to read about the Drum Cafe’s wide array of performances, includingTraditional Music & Dance, Marimba, Gumboots, Dance, Jazz/World Music, Party Bands, DJs and MCs, Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra, Carnival and Circus Acts and Fusion/Crossover. We can combine our spectacular Mzantsi Traditional Orchestra with a selection of our other performances. Contact Drum Cafe for more information on the details below or request a free quote by clicking the button below: 011 493 0809, or e-mail: