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MR.1959.13.8-B5

Basic facts:

 country   province   region   village   people   group   date   collector 
 Senegal            Wolof      1954   Ames David 

Language and title:

original language: Wolof
title in original language: Manka Yira
title in English:

Musical composition:

 type   # performers   instrument (type)   singing voice 
 Solo    1   Halam (lute)   MALE 

Characteristics:

general: vocal, instrumental, solo
function: fable
length: unknown

Performers:

unknown

Fragment:

not available online

Remarks:

"Wolof Music of Senegal and the Gambia"
A griot tells the story of a djin who fell in love with a beautiful Susu girl.


Tempo: help

tempo
average139.45
median139.53
minimum108.11
maximum187.5
standaard deviation11.94
regression factor-0.07

Pitch: help

Tessitura

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Octave reduced tone scale

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All pitch candidates

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Melodic progress (fragment)

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