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Kanyok dance music

Various Artists
Kanyok dance music

In 1957, Hugh Tracey recorded marimba and mbira music of the Kanyok people of Mwene-Ditu, a town in Kasai Occidental Province of the Democratic Republic of Congo, then known as the Belgian Congo.(Tracey 1973)

Track Listing

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Kalubambu tambo abibongo Group of Kanyok men and women 3:11
102
Waluwendo chombelo Large group of Kanyok women with two Chisanzhi mbiras 3:05
103
Muchima ngoyi muchungu Large group of Kanyok women with two Chisanzhi mbiras 4:05

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