King George V Avenue
Berea, KZN
South Africa

The Bow Music Conference at the University of KwaZulu-Natal on 24 - 27 February 2016 is put together in consultation with southern African and international bow music researchers. Participation will include academics from a wide spectrum of indigenous musical arts, practitioners and cultural bearers of diverse bow music traditions in sub-Saharan and abroad.

Makhetha 'Nokia' Setlaba


Makhetha 'Nokia' Setlaba

Steve Jones

Born in in Mafeteng, Lesotho and a recording artist in the popular famo dance music style, Makhetha Setlaba is a virtuoso lesiba player. Barely in his teens, he cut his teeth in music in 1995, and went on to play with the best proponents of famo music. When he is not performing, Setlaba works in the construction industry.