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Moreira Project

Multi-award winning Moreira Chonguica is a celebrated Cape Town-based musician from Mozambique, where his fame as a funky, hip and happening musician began. A saxophonist, ethnomusicologist, producer and composer, he holds a degree from the UCT, has released his own albums and shared the stage with – and produced for – several top musicians. Chonguica was saxophonist for Afro guitarist Jimmy Dludlu from 1999 to 2004. Last year he attended the inaugural African Leaders Network conference in Ethiopia as an inaugural member alongside top business and financial leaders of the African continent. He leads his own band, the Moreira Project, which comprises some of SA’s hottest young jazz musicians.