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Makuti and Mbonjo playing mondumé and singing
Louis Sarno
Pitt Rivers Museum
Black History Month

Makuti and Mbonjo: Mondum and Eacute playing&singing

You’ve been listening to music from the Central African Republic.This was another recording of musicians from the Bayaka people. Do you remember any other minutes we heard that were played by these people? The two musicians were playing miniature harps called “mondumé”. Did you notice the twanging sound of the strings? The music in this...
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