The Academy

Our Vision

The Mbira Academy ideology is built upon the values of connection, learning and change. 'Mhararano', which means 'the cross roads' in Shona, is an educational movement responding to and connecting with nature and the individual needs of people.

Our Mission

Our mission is to build and grow the Mbira Academy to explore community, identity and learning through the mbira

Our Values

  • Connecting people and their environment
  • Supporting our planet and all life on it
  • Practising honesty and ritual
  • Respecting each other, our art and the ancestors
  • Finding non-traditional ways of measuring outcomes