Nyatwa Mbira Piece Intensive


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Nyatwa means ‘Trouble’, ‘Danger’, or ‘Misfortune’. The Chigamba family called it ‘Pfumvu yemhembwe’ (’Troubles of / danger to a duiker/small antelope’) in the 1980’s and early 1990’s, then ‘Pfumvu yenyasa’, later calling it Nyatwa. This collection includes perfomances of the piece in mavembe/gandanga tuning. [Total time: 75:55]

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Title Nyatwa Mbira Piece Intensive
SKU music-3936
Dimensions N/A
Product Format

CD, Download

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Music Tuning