Events - Classes

Mhararano presently offers practical classes, workshops and courses ranging from one hour to a week in length, in traditional mbira playing and related aspects of Zimbabwean culture. There are also regular performances and occasional exhibitions.


    28th February - 4th March 2013
    Mbira and song in the heart of Scotland

    Mast mbira player Chartwell Dutiro returns for the 7th year running to the cosy Wester Caputh Hostel ( near Dunkeld, Perthshire, with delicious catering including Zimbabwean food.

    Whether you are a total beginner and want to learn mbira, or already play and want the opportunity to...

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  • Community Singing

    Every Thursday from 11am - 1pm

    Community Singing 'Building Bridges-Singing with the Ancestors Choir' singing Zimbabwean and English traditional songs with Chartwell Dutiro and Yvette Staelens.

  • Mhararano Open Days

    Every Wednesday

    An all day 'open day' at Mhararano, playing mbira and singing for newcomers to the mbira and for those who already play.

  • Mbira Learning Classes

    Every Tuesday Evening from 7pm - 9pm

    Mbira learning and playing for those who already play and for newcomers to the mbira.