Using this website
Mbira dzavadzimu (with extra keys)
Mbila dzamadeza (bass on right)
Matepe / Madhebhe / Hera
Nyonganyonga / Malimba
15-key Karimba 'Nyunga Nyunga'
Makers & Players in Rural Mozambique
Learn Mbira dzaVaNdau
- How to sample mbiras
- How to slice up recordings (using Reaper)
- How to slice up recordings (using Audacity)
About this website
History / Changelog
D# / Eb (closest chromatic pitch)
This matepe comes with hera-style extra keys, but has written "matepe" on its back by the maker.
Recorded at the maker's house in Feb. 2020. Mr. Chawasarira said he has been playing the mbira for about 20 years, so it was probably made around 2000.
Last known owner:
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