Luyolo Lenga

Bio

Luyolo Lenga is an artist and sound engineer from Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Lenga graduated from Cape Audio College in Cape Town and University of Fort Hare in 2000 and 2007 respectively. He later established a music production company called Qangi Qangi Productions. Apart from marimba, he plays music instruments such as uhadi, umrhubhe, umakhweyane, ikatara, isitolotolo and percussion.

Lenga has recorded albums with a couple of bands like uDaba, Mthwakazi and eventually his own ensemble. His music has been used on a film documentary called 'From the streets to the Fields'.

Lenga featured in the album of the summer award nominee jazz artist Lwanda Gogwana and the Native Rhythms. He has performed at big events such as Grahamstown National Arts Festival, Cape Town Jazz Festival 2011, Pan African Space Station Festival 2009 and Muizenberg Festival.

Posts

Luyolo Lenga's picture

Luyolo Lenga added 3 new videos

When Muso's meet they find each other #Musical Ecology 2019
Luyolo, Davide & Liesl's Bow Fire Lighting Ceremony
FIRE #Musical Ecology Muizenberg 2019
Luyolo Lenga's picture

Luyolo Lenga added a new video

Luyolo Lenga's African Bow Music Class @ The Muizenberg Festival 2018
Luyolo Lenga's picture

Luyolo Lenga added 5 new tracks

Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Kholosa Instrumental
SoundCloud
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Ubukapitali
SoundCloud
Like
11
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Umntu
SoundCloud

Music

Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Ubukapitali
04:15
SoundCloud
Like
11
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Umntu
04:36
SoundCloud
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Kholosa Instrumental
05:12
SoundCloud
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Siphiwo Sam
05:11
SoundCloud
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
Umhobe ka Davide
05:31
SoundCloud
Track artwork
Luyolo Lenga
08. Kholosa (Instrumental)
05:17
SoundCloud
Like
56

Videos

Luyolo Lenga Learns the Xhosa Traditional Dance
Luyolo Lenga talks and Demonstrates his African Musical Bow Gift
Luyolo Lenga and Mthwakazi play "Ingxembula" on Mrhube and Uhadi bows.
Mthwakazi and Luyolo Lenga discuss their music background and bow music @ The Weekend Edition
Mthwakazi and Luyolo Lenga talk about their bow music and teach how to play bows 27 Feb 2017 12
Mthwakazi Speaks about her music @ Afternoon Express SABC3 27 Feb 2017
Mthwakazi and Luyolo Lenga perform Ingxembula @ The Weekend Edition Sat 24 Sept 2016
Mthwakazi performs "Umphefumlo" joined by Zolani Mkiza @ Afternoon Express
Mthwakazi sings Isihobe @ Cafe Roux
Mthwakazi sings Kholosa @ Cafe Roux
Mthwakazi sings Umphefumlo @ Cafe Roux
Mthwakazi jams uMphefumlo (Composer and Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi jams Uthu Wethu (Author and Composer - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings Nkqe (Composer & Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sing "Ingxembula" (Copmposer & Author - Nofinishi Dywili)
Mthwakazi sings "Isihobe" (Composer and Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings "kholosa" (Composer & Author- Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi Music Video 2016 UTHU WETHU V FIN YOUTUBE
Mthwakazi performs Nguwe Live on Expresso (Composed by Luyolo Lenga & Authored by Mthwakazi
Mthwakazi sings uMthwalo (Composer & Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings "UMphefumlo" - (Composer & Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings "Ingxembula" (Composer and Author - Nofinishi Dywili)
Mthwakazi sings 'Isihobe" (Composer & Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings "Kholosa" (Composer and Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings UTHU WETHU V FIN YOUTUBE 2016 (Composer & Author- Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi performs Nguwe Live on Expresso (Composed by Luyolo Lenga & Authored by Mthwakazi)
Mthwakazi sings "uMthwalo" (Composer & Author - Luyolo Lenga)
Mthwakazi sings "UMphefumlo" (Composer & Author - Luyolo lenga)
Luyolo Lenga and Mthwakazi at work
Qangi Qangi Bow Music Workshop 2015 facilitated by Luyolo Lenga and Mthwakazi
Mthwakazi and Luyolo Lenga on The Weekend Edition
Mthwakazi and Luyolo's pop up performance on the streets of Muizenberg
Luyolo Lenga's African Bow Music Class @ The Muizenberg Festival 2018
FIRE #Musical Ecology Muizenberg 2019
Luyolo, Davide & Liesl's Bow Fire Lighting Ceremony
When Muso's meet they find each other #Musical Ecology 2019
ZAJohannesburg, South Africa
In operation since: 
2000

Contact

076 946 0504
Luyolo Lenga
Advert
East Africa’s premier provider of world-class, pro-audio-visual, lighting and acoustical solutions.