Liberty Dube Entertainment Correspondent—
The concept, which was mooted last month has turned the hotel into a formidable entertainment hub for jazz music lovers.JAZZ music lovers are in for treat every Friday after the rebranded posh hotel Manica Skyview Hotel (formerly Mountview Hotel) introduced Jazz nights which is led by talented solo guitarist and afro-jazz sensation Steve Chikotie.
Chikotie who is working on a new album titled “Words spoken and unspoken” which will feature renowned Afro-jazz musicians such as Brian Nhanhanga is known for his artistry on the acoustic guitar, to strum any song particularly the golden oldies which usually take a lot of revellers down the memory lane.
Some of his most popular songs among his rich discography include “Ikosore” and “Chikuru rudo”.
The hotel’s functions manager Karim Abraham said the jazz nights were getting bigger every week.
“We are overwhelmed by the response we have been getting since we mooted the concept.
“It is getting bigger and better ever week and we would like to urge jazz music lovers to come and be part of the exciting jazz sessions.
“We will continue to make the nights better,” he said.
Said Chikotie, “It is a wonderful concept that has seen me mixing and mingling with scores of jazz lovers from Mutare and beyond.
Fridays are no longer the same. I always strive to improve my performances every Friday.”