John Brearley Botswana Collection

ǁ'eixa. Dongo lamellophone song. /Ebisi (Doves)

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:58

  • Cultures

    Khoisan (Naro) [Nharo]

  • Shelf mark

    C65/43

  • Subjects

    Lamellophone

  • Recording date

    1997-08-21

  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    D'kar (Dekar) near Ghanzi, Botswana

  • Performers

    ǁ'eixa (Xgaiga) (dongo - lamellophone), ǁ'eixa (Xgaiga) (singer)

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    Ebisi (Doves): This song is sung as a lullaby to stop a baby crying, as well as at the Healing Dances.

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