Chibuike Nnadozie Onyesoh

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Born: 27 January 1974


Chibuike Nnadozie Onyesoh was born into the family of Late Mr Augustine U. Onyesoh and Mrs Cordelia B. Onyesoh in January 27, 1974 at the Lagos State Univeristy Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-araba, Lagos State, Nigeria. He started his primary school education at the Salvation Army Primary School, Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria at the age of Five years and then proceeded to Stadium High School, Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria.

His love for drawing and painting brought him closer to what today he calls his "LOVE" - Church Music - in the year 1987 when Albert Euba his classmate caught him drawing the musical clef and notes without Chibuike himself knowing that those were musical notes. Albert now took him to his church, Methodist Church, Olowogbowo, Lagos Island, Lagos State, Nigeria were Chibuike received his first musical lessons and from thence he developed interest in music. It was also at this period that Chibuike joined the St. Peter's Anglican Church Choir, Ijeshatedo, Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria were also his parents worship in.

As a choir boy, he started as a Treble singer under the choirmastership of Mr Chibu Ekeh, and in 1989 when his voice could not carry the high pitch he was moved to the alto part. This was his last choral part before he now became the first employed Church Organist of St. Peter's Anglican Church, Ijeshatedo, Surulere, Lagos State; then Mr Emeka Nwokedi was the visiting Music Director/ Choir Trainer who also contributed into the live of Chibuike.

Presently Chibuike is in Kaduna State, Nigerai were he is directing and conducting the Melharmonic Chorale and the Melharmonic Chamber Orchestra.

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