David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Musical bow lecture examples 1979: Tsongo/ Angola bows.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:37:07

  • Cultures

    Zulu

  • Shelf mark

    C811/103

  • Subjects

    Zulu folksongs and dance

  • Recording date

    1979

  • Recording locations

    South Africa

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Rycroft announces that the Tsongo people (of Mozambique) use the technique heard in this recording. This recording is from Angola where this type of scraped mouth bow technique is also found.

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Musical bow lecture examples 1979: Tsongo/ Angola bows.

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