Nyamaropa Dongonda Mbira (B pitch) made by Josephat Mandaza
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7″ (18 cm) wide board, 8 ” (21 cm) wide key spread, 26-key mbira (2 extra high keys) with bottletop buzzers and bolted construction, bright sound. Dongonda tunings have all but the lowest right hand key (single row) an octave lower than usual. The mbira is “MBIRA workshop pitch” (lowest note about a B) nyamaropa dongonda tuning.
Note: Photo is typical of this maker and tuning, however each mbira is individually handmade and may look slightly different.