Nhema musasa for practice


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Nhema musasa. ‘Cutting (branches) for a temporary shelter’, is probably the most popular mbira piece in Zimbabwe, with many different kushaura and kutsinhira parts. Only one style of kushaura, and kutsinhira, are included here.

Played in MBIRA workshop pitch (around B) nyamaropa tuning. [Total time: 79:57]


  1. Kushaura (lead part) slow  [10:06]
  2. Kushaura & hosho slow  [10:06]
  3. Kutsinhira (interlocking part) slow  [10:07]
  4. Kutsinhira & hosho slow  [10:07]
  5. Kushaura faster  [9:47]
  6. Kushaura & hosho faster  [9:47]
  7. Kutsinhira faster  [9:48]
  8. Kutsinhira & hosho faster  [9:48]

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Title Nhema musasa for practice
SKU music-3503
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