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MR.1969.5.7-A5

Basic facts:

 country   province   region   village   people   group   date   collector 
 Sierra Leone      South   Kenema   Mende      Dec 1962   Schulze Gary 

Language and title:

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

Musical composition:

 type   # performers   instrument (type)   singing voice 
 Solo    1   (accordeon)   MALE 

Characteristics:

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

Performers:

Salia Koroma

Fragment:

not available online

Remarks:

"Music of the Mende of Sierra Leone"
Salia Koroma is Mende singer famous throughout Sierra Leone. He's invited by all chiefs of Sierra-Leonean territory and released a good number of song recordings commercially.


Tempo: help

tempo
average155.15
median155.04
minimum117.65
maximum200
standaard deviation14.91
regression factor-0.17

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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