River Niger has been regularly funded for 15 years to research and deliver World music, visual art and dance workshops and performances across the UK; in schools, colleges and universities. These are some of our projects:


Musicana! Culture Live!!

Musicana! is an interactive gateway for students to explore  different popular music genres from other parts of the world.






The Zong

A musical written by musical director Oludele Olaseinde telling the true story of a notorious Slave ship called ‘The Zong’






Voices in Harmony

Performing and visual arts workshops exploring the different voices of that make up the United Kingdom







Visions of Heritage

Music, dance and visual arts workshops exploring the colonial heritage of the United Kingdom