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Beru [kengere]locked

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Struck idiophone of the Kikuyu people of Kenya. It is a circular or S-shaped piece of steel (such as a piece of automobile scrap), played very loudly together with a button accordion to accompany dances.

H. Tracey: Catalogue of the Sound of Africa Series, vol.2 (Roodeport, 1973), 360....

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