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).


  • Ferdinand J. de Hen


Tubular mirliton of the Sanga people of the Democratic Republic of Congo. It is made of the stem of a papaya or other reed and is sung into through a hole cut in the side. One end is left open and the other is covered by a thin buzzing membrane. The Chokwe call it ...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.