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MR.1959.12.1-B2c

Basic facts:

 country   province   region   village   people   group   date   collector 
 Ivory Coast         Anna (cercle de Bingerville)   Ebrié      1952   Rouget Gilbert 

Language and title:

original language:
title in original language:
title in English:

Musical composition:

 type   # performers   instrument (type)   singing voice 
 Group   4   (drum)   - 
 Solo    1   -   MALE 
 Group   unknown   -   MALE 
 Group   unknown   -   FEMALE 
 Solo    1   (rattle)   MALE 

Characteristics:

general: vocal, instrumental
function: war song
length: unknown

Performers:

unknown

Fragment:

not available online

Remarks:

"Ogoun, Dieu du Fer"
War song: two male (soloists) alternate a call to war replied to by a men's choir beside whom a group of women push a dinghy. Singing is supported by a drum ensemble.


Tempo: help

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Pitch: help

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