Mavembe/​Gandanga Mbira made by Tute Chigamba

$300.00

2 in stock

SKU: mbiras-40100 Category:

Description

7 3/4″ (19.5 cm) wide board, 8 1/2″ (21.5 cm) wide key spread, 28-key mbira with modified bottletop buzzers and wired construction, gentle tone. The tuning known as mavembe, or gandanga, tuning is similar to Phrygian mode, pitch of the lowest note is about an A.

Note: Photo is typical of this maker and tuning, however each mbira is individually handmade and may look slightly different.

Additional information

Title Mavembe/​Gandanga Mbira made by Tute Chigamba
SKU mbiras-40100
Product Format

Mbira

Category
Format
Maker
Mbira Tuning