Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Music Online. © Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Music Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Alimba [alimbu]locked

  • Ferdinand J. de Hen

Extract

Xylophone of the Kusu people of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It has seven or eight bars laid loosely on two banana-tree logs about one metre long and placed about 70 cm apart.

G.H.R. Knosp: Enquête sur la vie musicale au Congo Belge, vol.3 (Tervuren, 1968), 27....

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Please subscribe to access the full content.