administration

Adrian Podgórny
Managing Director
adrian@zanzibarmusic.org

Prof. Mitchel Strumpf
Academic Director
1943 – 2018

Mohammed “Matona” Haji
Artistic Director
matona@zanzibarmusic.org

Mahsin Ally Basalama
Asst. Academic Director
mahsin@zanzibarmusic.org

Halda Alkanaan
Administrator
admin@zanzibarmusic.org

Ghanima Nasser
Accountant
accounts@zanzibarmusic.org

Abdulrazak Tausir
PR and Graphic Designer
webadmin@zanzibarmusic.org

Asha Makame
Librarian

Sudi Abdulrahman
Librarian

Darwesh Mrisho
Office Assistant

Mwema Amour
Cleaner

teachers

Mohamed Othman Faki
Head Teacher
violin

Thabit Kiringe
Asst. Head Teacher
music theory

Hassan Mahenge
oud

Suleiman Makame
piano

Robert John
piano

Christopher Kamwele
guitar

Innocent Mkuyuli
ceriricate & diploma classes

Gyavira Kamara
certificate & diploma classes

Beatus Nsiima
certificate & diploma classes

Kheri Kombo Kheri
ngoma drums

Zainab Mdiliko
children’s education

Nima Kombo
children’s education

Fadhil Mtuteke
tablah

Abeid Chamo
guitar

Samir Ally
qanun

Amina Omar
vocal

Muya Jumbe Muya
drums

Rahma Ameir
violin

James Clemence
drums

Gora Mohamed Gora
qanun

Tryphon Evarist
accordion

board of trustees

Nassor El Mahruki
Chairperson

Abdillah Hassan Jihad
Board Member

Len Helen Horlin
Treasurer

Hon. Mahmoud Thabit Kombo
Board Member

Hilda Kiel
Board Member

Dr. Kedmon Mapana
Board Member

Suleiman Haji Suleiman
Board Member