Kalahari Connection is a global collective of musicians from numerous cultures and nationalities, children of the Kalahari coming home to Africa. Music is universal and so is Kalahari Connection. Each carries with them some of the infinite new sounds and flavours derived from the Kalahari, fusing these into new music.
The core of the band is
Alistair Andrews -Bass and Bass Ukelele
Bongani Sothsononga- Chromatic Marimba
Ivan Bell- Drums and Percussion
They use various guest singers and instrumentalists
Kalahari Connection brings together elements of African, Indian, Chinese, Jazz, Rock and Classical Music on instruments such as Tabla, Chinese Bamboo Flute, Concert Flute, African Bows, Flutes, Percussion and Marimba, Bass Ukulele, Drums, Saxophone, African and Latin Percussion. Each band member shares a deep & long standing connection with the music scene globally, a fact that speaks for itself.