Cool Waters Jazz & Roots Festival is Nairobi’s boutique jazz festival for music lovers who are open to discover new voices, seasoned talent and unique sounds. We celebrate the values of culture, innovation and improvisation that Jazz and Roots music offers the world.
We aim to feature artists who bring a distinct music aesthetic that enriches audience members and leaves a lasting impression. Our festival music lovers of all stripes, drawn from Nairobi’s vibrant and eclectic multicultural community.
We aim to present the artists in the appropriate platform with a serious eye toward venue aesthetic, lighting and sound.