| Tanzania || || || || Hehe || || || Alison Redmayne |
Language and title:
original language: Kihehe
title in original language:
title in English:
| type || # performers || instrument (type) || singing voice
| Solo || 1 || Ligombo (zither)
|| MALE |
length: 1:44 min.
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This is a common type of song in which the singer mourns for dead chiefs and their relatives (i.e. his own ancestors), praising them by citing some of their achievements and deeds.
More information on enclosed notes.
Octave reduced tone scale
All pitch candidates
Melodic progress (fragment)