Moreira Chonguiça

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 Moreira Chonguiça   - Jazz Live Act in Maputo

Moreira Chonguiça Short Info

The Moreira Project is led by MOREIRA CHONGUICA. He is a Contemporary African Jazz Saxophonist. His music is urban modern and funky. His performance style is energetic and engaging.
Moreira is Mozambican born but resides in Cape Town and Maputo.
He graduated from UCT College of Music (cum laude)
He has won 3 South African Music Awards and was nominated 8 times:
• 2007 – Best Producer for Vol 1 – The Journey (nominated also for Best Contemporary Jazz and Best Instrumental)
• 2009 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album and Best Album Packaging: Vol 2 – Citizen of the World (nominated also for Best Producer)
• 2012 – Khanimambo was nominated for Best African Adult Album and Best Engineer
He has performed at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival as a special guest in 2007 – Omar Sosa; 2008 – Najee; 2009 – 340ml & 2010 - Allou April.
He is the producer of MOREJAZZ SERIES – a concert series that began in 2012. The events has artists like Najee, Manu Dibango, Jonathan Butler, Hugh Masekela and Angelique Kidjo.

The Moreira Project is led by MOREIRA CHONGUICA. He is a Contemporary African Jazz Saxophonist. His music is urban modern and funky. His performance style is energetic and engaging.
Moreira is Mozambican born but resides in Cape Town and Maputo.
He graduated from UCT College of Music (cum laude)
He has won 3 South African Music Awards and was nominated 8 times:
• 2007 – Best Producer for Vol 1 – The Journey (nominated also for Best Contemporary Jazz and Best Instrumental)
• 2009 – Best Contemporary Jazz Album and Best Album Packaging: Vol 2 – Citizen of the World (nominated also for Best Producer)
• 2012 – Khanimambo was nominated for Bes...

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Past Gigs Moreira Chonguiça

  • 03 | 2015 Washington DC Festival
  • 10 | 2014 Canada Festival
  • 10 | 2014 Macau Cotai jazz & Blues Festival
  • 08 | 2014 Maputo - Mozambique More Jazz Series

Discography Moreira Chonguiça

  • 2012 MP Realoded Album | More Star
  • 2010 Kanimambo Album | More Star
  • 2007 MP Volume 2 - Citizen of the world Album | More Star
  • 2005 MP Volume 1 - The Journey Album | More Star

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Origin

  • Maputo MZ

Founded

  • 2014