About Suubi Music

Suubi means 'hope' in Luganda. The Suubi music and dance troupe at Cambridge Secondary School.Is the brain child of the school's founder, Mrs. Kevin Kalule, and it has grown into a passion and purpose for our young Ugandan performers. It all started with Mrs. Kalule's desire to find different ways for the youth that she was sheltering to open up and share their experiences, however traumatic, so that they could heal and move on. She had tried a few remedies from her work as a psychiatric nurse, but they did not seem to help, so she thought of using African music and the sound of the drum as a starting point for story telling.

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