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


Side-blown horn, normally of ivory, of the northeastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. Among the Mangbele people it has a fingerhole in the tip and is also known as namoduduka and moduka. Among the Barambo, Makere, Mayogo, and Meje, nembongo and nembongaye denote both an ivory and an antelope horn with carved mouthpiece....

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Please subscribe to access the full content.