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Shona music

Shona music is the music of the Shona people of Zimbabwe. There are several different types of traditional Shona music including mbira, singing, hosho and. MBIRA is a non-profit organization that celebrates and helps to sustain the ancient musical traditions of Zimbabwe. MBIRA supports Zimbabwean musicians and. In Zimbabwe, a Shona mbira piece consists of a basic cyclical pattern which includes numerous intertwined melodies, often with contrasting and syncopated.

Whereas mbakumba, jerusarema and shangara are usually identified as Shona traditional music and dances, amabhiza, amantshomane and. Results 1 - 8 of 8 Nyatsime College Choir recordings, Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia Catalog Record Only Audio recordings of the Nyatsime College Choir. I write music that is inspired by our sacred Shona music, the stories and experiences of those in my family and community and my own life.

Zimbabwe: Shona Mbira Music jazz article by AAJ Staff, published on January 16 , at All About Jazz. Find more African Jazz articles. Mbira is the traditional music of the Shona people of Zimbabwe. Its history dates back more than a thousand years. The music is an extension of the culture.