BOITUMELO (duo/trio) provides venues with a variety of music choices:
South African Folk Muisc (based on the songs and music of Miriam Makeba)
Caribbean / Calypso
World Music from each continent.
BOITUMELO specializes in childrens arts in education programs and workshops. Presentations focus on elementary school ages pk - 6th grades.
DEJA VU JAZZ PROJECT provides venues with traditional jazz, popular and blues music (1920 - 1960) as well as folk, soul and rock and roll.
We provide musical entertainment for a myriad of venues from the corporate retreat to the concerthall to the classroom, and everything in between.
Price Range: $425.00 and up
Gig Length: 30 - 240 minutes
Languages: English, Spanish
What to Expect
Our performances, whether in a concert hall or classroom, are enjoyable, musical, participatory and memorable. Humor is a partner in each of our performances.
(except at funerals)
Manager, Lead Artist, Writer/producer, Vocalist, Teaching-Performing Artist, Jingle Singer/lyricist, Guitarist, Actress, Voice Over Talent, Storyteller, Author, Teacher/Tutor, Motivational/Public Speaker
Rochelle has been singing professionally since the age of 12. From performing in USO shows to touring for 8 years with a professional revue, her natural born %u201Cgolden voice%u201D gift, has given her the opportunity to sing everything from folk songs to opera to Country music to bebop jazz in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Europe and Ghana, West Africa.
Music director/Lead guitar, bass
A popular and versatile musician, songwriter, singer, teacher/instructor, humorist, writer and visual artist, Stewart has the ability to play anything with strings on it %u2026This%u201D 25 years - multi-genre%u201D %u2013 music veteran is well known in the gospel circuit and a popular studio musician.
BOITUMELO / DEJA VU JAZZ PROJECT delivers excellent music, top notch entertainment and a high degree of professionalism to all purchasers and all venues that hire them.
Additional Booking Notes
Depending on the engagement, we provide all of our PA equipment, props and costumes. We do have stage plots available.
Our business manager negotiates and handles all of the contracts.
We work with the buyer regarding any specifics about our set lists.
Influences & Inspiration
BOITUMELO - Our signiture presentation is based on the music and songs of the late vocalist/social activist MIRIAM MAKEBA from South Africa. Ms Makeba contributed to all genre's of music from around the world ...a song collector extraordinaire ! We also offer a Caribbean Music concert/show and a first class world music concert titled "CONTINENTAL JOURNEY".
DEJA VU JAZZ PROJECT - focuses on traditional jazz, folk and retro music from the 1950 through the late 1970's. Musical influences range from Billie Holiday to Dolly Pardon to Phoebie Snow to Stevie Wonder to the Beatles.
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