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
Karimba: "TIC 158"
D (closest chromatic pitch)
Bell-shaped body with peanut inside. H: 173, W: at bottom 152. 25 keys with 12 in upper rank.
Rectangular bar and top ends of notes decorated. Backplate. Rattle plate with 26 small snail shells held with home-made string
Coll early 1930s from Ruwa (person). No 16 and 9, HT’s article.
Last known owner:
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Last known location:
Grahamstown, South Africa
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