Dumisani Maraire’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

December 27, 1944

Death Date

November 25, 1999

Age of Death

54 years

Cause of Death


Place of Death



World Music Singer

The world music singer Dumisani Maraire died at the age of 54. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Musician who was a master player of the nyunga nyunga mbira, a traditional instrument of the Shona people of Zimbabwe.

He learned music from family members and then at the college of music in Bulawayo.

He is known for introducing Zimbabwean music to North America, particularly in the Pacific Northwest.

His parents raised him in Mutare, Rhodesia.

He taught at Evergeen State College, where white rapper Macklemore studied.