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date: 14 November 2019

Bolo-bogolocked

  • Konin Aka

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Single-string harp of the Senufo people of the Ivory Coast. The string extends from a curved neck and is plucked by one hand while the other strikes the skin-covered calabash resonator. An ensemble may consist of nine harps, eight tuned in unison, the ninth a fourth higher. The music played by ...

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