John Brearley Botswana Collection

Ngaka (female) on simple mouthbow. Untitled song.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:00:17

  • Cultures

    Khoisan (Naro) [Nharo]

  • Shelf mark

    C65/2

  • Subjects

    Mouthbow

  • Recording date

    1982

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    Nata village and nearby, North East Botswana, Botswana

  • Performers

    Ngaka (simple mouthbow)

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    Her name for the instrument is Iya. The bow is plucked with a short straw.

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