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Africa, the Ba-Benzélé Pygmies

Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Rounder Records, [1998]
Series: Anthology of world music.
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : Songs : Sango [Ubangi Creole]View all editions and formats
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Music of the Ba-Benzele pygmies of the Central African Republic, parts of the Cameroons, and the Central Congo.
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Genre/Form: Music
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
OCLC Number: 39370610
Language Note: Sung in Sango.
Notes: "This series was originally issued as the UNESCO collection"--Container.
Compact disc.
Program notes and selected lyrics in English (29 p. : ill., maps)--inserted in container.
Credits: Recordings, commentary, and photographs by Simha Arom in collaboration with Geneviève Taurelle ; production coordinator for Rounder Records, Scott Billington.
Performer(s): Native performers.
Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: Rounder CD 5107.
Contents: Hindewhu (whistle) solo (2:01) --
Song of rejoicing after returning from a hunt : (rhythm djoboko) (4:03) --
Nbu : lament (2:51) --
Kongo asséka : music for dancing at a wake (4:13) --
Song of rejoicing after returning from a hunt : (rhythm djoboko) (2:08) --
Lullaby (2:37) --
Lullaby (2:02) --
Ngoma : invocatory song before a hunt : (rhythm muya) (3:42) --
é Yimba é : song preceding the departure of the hunters : (rhythm muya) (5:15) --
Music for entertainment : (rhythm bondo) (3:09) --
First story: Mbombokwe, the woodpecker (2:23) --
Second story: The wondo player (5:10) --
Third story: The fruit eater (4:15) --
Fourth story: Sokopina (the tree with red fruit) (2:05) --
Fifth story: Lenkokodi (3:03).
Series Title: Anthology of world music.
Other Titles: Ba-Benzélé Pygmies

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Music of the Ba-Benzele pygmies of the Central African Republic, parts of the Cameroons, and the Central Congo.

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