Lagos

Lagos is built on the mainland and a series of islands in the coastal Lagos lagoon. Its character as a natural harbour made it a major point of contact for European settlers. Capital of Nigeria until 1991, when the federal government transferred to purpose-built Abuja, Lagos remains the country's ma...

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All African Music Awards

Lagos hosts AFRIMA awards ceremony. 15 Nov. Award winning South African Ladysmith Black Mambazo heads the award evening with 162 other stars attending the ceremony in Lagos. Ladysmith Black Mambazo...
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Lagos Jazz Festival

Live performances as well as master classes make up one of the top jazz festivals on the continent after Cape Town. The festival is associated with the US inspired Jazz Appreciation Month and its d...
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Lagos Jazz Festival

Jazz blows into Lagos megacity is the theme of the Lagos jazz festival. Performers at Freedom Park include Victor Masondo from South Africa and Nigerians Tee Mac Omatshola Itseli flutist, Bright Ga...
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World Music Day 2012

21 June 2012. On occasion of the World Music Day 2012 Goethe-Institut Nigeria in collaboration with Alliance Fran
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Salif Keita on Concert

6 May 2011. The popular afro-pop singer-songwriter from Mali Salif Keita returns to Lagos for a great concert. On this occasion Keita, better known as The Golden Voice of Africa, will perform his...
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Easter Concert at Muson

17 April 2011. Muson organizes this early Easter concert, dedicated to the St John's Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach. This dramatic representation of the Passion, as told in the Gospel of John, is ma...
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Concerts Season at Muson

26 October-12 December 2010. The Musical Society of Nigeria inaugurates its concerts season with a long list of concerts for all genres and tastes. After the celebrations of the Muson day on 25 Oc...
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Lagbaja Live at Motherland

30 July 2010. The Nigerian Afrobeat singer-songwriter and instrumentalist Lagbaja performs live on stage at his club Motherland in Lagos. Known as the masked musician (Lagbaja is a Yoruba word mea...
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Chopin concert at MUSON

6 June 2010. The Musical Society of Nigeria (MUSON) celebrates the 200th anniversary of the Polish composer Fr
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Passiontide concert

28 March. The Music Society of Nigeria (MUSON) presents a concert to mark the season of Passiontide leading up to Easter. The MUSON Choir and Symphony Orchestra perform St. John Passion by J. S. Bach....
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Jazz concert by Babu.

9 Oct 2009. The Cape Town-based jazz band Babu, led by the young drummer Kesivan Naidoo, performs live at Alliance Francaise. Naidoo was born in East London in 1979 and started playing music at a ve...
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American International School concert at MUSON.

24 May. The Music Society of Nigeria (MUSON) hosts a concert by the American International School of Lagos. Entry free.
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MUSON students in concert.

6-27 April 2009. Year 2 diploma students at the Music Society of Nigeria (MUSON) perform in concert on 6, 20 and 27 April. Admission free. 6 and 20 April at 16.00, 27 April at 14.00.
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Nigeria Music Society Passiontide concert.

5 April 2009. The Music Society of Nigeria presents a concert with choir and orchestra to mark the season of Passiontide leading up to Easter. Tickets are available from MUSON, tel. +234 (0)1 7401329,...
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Maria Asseeva in MUSON concert.

29 March 2009. Russian pianist Maria Asseeva performs at the Musical Society of Nigeria. 18.00.
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Musical Society of Nigeria concert.

8 Feb 2009. Harry Ibiyefiebo electronic organ and Guchi Egbunine tenor perform excerpts from works by Puccini, Guerrini and Andrew Lloyd-Webber in a start-of-year concert organised by the Musical Soci...
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Live music in Lagos.

20 Dec 2008. Leading local artistes gather in Lagos for the first edition of the live music concert LA
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Christmas concert at Yenagoa.

26 Dec 2008. Icon Multimedia presents the second edition of New Phase Concert featuring Nigerian and international music and comedy stars. The line-up includes hiplife group VIP from Ghana, Nigeria
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MTV Africa Music Awards.

22 Nov 2008. Music stars from Nigeria and abroad are expected in Abuja for the first edition of the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA). Participants include Nigerian singer-songwriter D
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Carol concert at Eko Hotel and Suites.

24 Dec 2007. Eko Hotel and Suites on Victoria Island hosts Ovation Red Ball Carol, a non-denominational Christmas carol service organised by Ovation International magazine. Participating artists inclu...