Multi-talented entertainer, Darren Rahn yesterday evening jetted into the nation ahead of the Planet Jazz Day concert slated for subsequent week Tuesday, April 30 at the Kampala Serena Hotel. He landed at Entebbe International Airport at about 10:30pm.
The concert organised by our extremely personal Isaiah Katumwa in conjunction with Johnnie Walker will also function many Grammy Award winner Angelique Kidjo.
“I am excited to be right here. I’ve been all more than the globe, but it is my 1st time in Africa. Anticipate great groove and great music, music that will touch people’s hearts,” stated Darren Rahn.
Rahn arrived a single week ahead of the concert with gifted jazz producer Chris Lang and they will facilitate a 3-day music workshop organised by Isaiah Katumwa as component of the activities in preparation for the large do.
The workshop which entails music lessons, a mentorship programme and donations of music instruments to young passionate talents will have Darren Rahn as a guest speaker and mentor for the youth.
The workshops commence onWednesday by means of Friday at the Performing Arts Dept in Makerere University, Greenhill Academy and lastly at the African Institute of Music in Lubowa.
Darren Rahn is a multi-talented artist, producer and engineer who has develop into urban jazz’s most sought out artist abroad. He boasts of more than 25 #1 radio singles and many Grammy nominations more than the previous 11 years as an artist.
“Johnnie Walker and jazz are synonymous due to the fact they appeal to characteristic folks. We have partnered with our country’s finest saxophonist Isaiah Katumwa to commemorate Planet Jazz Day more than the previous couple of years and we have not been disappointed. We welcome Darren Rahn to Uganda and we know he will give the show his most effective,” UBL’S Luxury Portfolio Manager, Annette Nakiyaga stated.
He will be sharing the stage with the iconic Angelique Kidjo and Isaiah Katumwa subsequent Tuesday at the Kampala Serena Hotel.
Tickets to the show go for Shs100,000 (common) and Shs4,000,000 for a table at the exclusive concert.