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Berimbau [berimbau de barriga, urucungu, rucumba]locked

  • John M. Schechter

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A Brazilian Musical bow of African origin, with a single wire string and sometimes a gourd resonator. Despite its origin, in the north and north-east it takes a Portuguese name, the berimbau or berimbau de barriga (jew’s harp of the belly), while it is called ...

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