American Jazz group in Botswana for cultural exchange

Anthony Stanco and the Crucial Elements band
Anthony Stanco and the Crucial Elements band

American jazz group Antony Stanco and Crucial Elements is in Botswana for cultural exchange with local musical stakeholders and artistes.

The artists visit Botswana for the second time and this time around through an invitation by the United States (US) Embassy.  Speaking to the music stakeholders and musicians at Old Naledi on Tuesday, the leader of the group Antony Stanco said they were excited to be in Botswana for yet another gratifying experience.

He advised the local musicians to learn from others who came before them. He said in America they have music schools but not everyone was fortunate enough to go there.

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