John Brearley Botswana Collection

Bau and Group. Healing Dance. /ebi (Dove)

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    Healing dance

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    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    D'kar (Dekar) near Ghanzi, Botswana

  • Performers

    Male and female singers

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    Twelve or more women singing, under the leadership of Bau / exa, two men dancing. The songs are sometimes without a break between them, other times with chatting, most of which has been included. The dance was held in an open space near to the house of G|atsao N|imiku, a dancer.

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