The music of Zimbabwe's women mbira players

Patience Munjeri

Patience Munjeri was born in Bindura in 1971, and began playing mbira in Grade Five. She has toured extensively in the United States as a featured artist with Kutsinhira Cultural Arts Center and the non-profit organization MBIRA. After earning her BA in Divinity from Africa University Patience taught for many years at Chinhoyi High 2, where she founded a mbira ensemble for her students. She currently lives in Chinhoyi.