John Brearley Botswana Collection

ǁ'eixa. Dongo lamellophone song. Dupolsie

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    Khoisan (Naro) [Nharo]

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    John Brearley Botswana Collection

  • Recording locations

    D'kar (Dekar) near Ghanzi, Botswana

  • Performers

    ǁ'eixa (Xgaiga) (dongo - lamellophone)

  • Recordist

    Brearley, John

  • Description

    According Johns Brearley's notes, they played this song when they think of the times when they were still living on Dupolsie's (Du Plessis) farm. They think about how cruel he was, and how he walked when he was angry.

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