The Kankobela of Batonga Vol. 2" Sharp Wood Productions, SWP 039, Netherlands 2011. 16-track CD compilation. Total duration 68:29. The Kankobela is the thumb-piano of the Batonga people, who live in the Zambezi Valley on both sides of Lake Kariba in Zambia and Zimbabwe. A solo instrument played by men, to express their innermost feelings in songs about a range of subjects from spiritual to humorous. After the seven masters presented on the Vol. 1 album, here are eleven more old masters, with more otherwordly songs, deep buzzing and mesmerizing time patterns. These recordings, by Michael Baird made in 1996 and 2008, together with Vol. 1, form a rare indepth focus on just one of many music microcosms in Africa that are disappearing. Sit up, take notice, feast your ears on this bit of musical genius - groovy, funky, ancient, modern.
PLAY ALL. The Kankobela Of The Batonga, Vol. 2. Released by SWP Records Apr 2016 16 Tracks. 2 is a English album released on Apr 2016. 2 Album has 16 songs sung by Daunzi Munsaka, Timothy Mudimba, Nyeleti Mukkuli. Listen to all songs in high quality & download The Kankobela Of The Batonga, Vol. 2 songs on Gaana.
In stock now for same day shipping. The Kankobela Of The Batonga. Format: LP Cat: SWP 50 Released: 04 Aug 16 Genre: International. Side 1. 1. Nyleti Mukkuli - "Nchembele Musimbi Wangu" (5:35). Edward Mun'Goma - "Nkaambonzi Beezuma" (5:33).
After the seven surviving masters presented on the Vol. 1 album, SWP Records presents here on Vol. 2 eleven more masters, with more otherworldly songs, deep buzzing, and mesmerizing time patterns. Tongatronics - but without any electricity! These recordings, together with those on the Vol. 1 album, form a rare in-depth focus on just one of many music microcosms in Africa that are disappearing. Sit up, take notice, and feast your ears on this bit of musical genius before it is gone forever - groovy, funky, ancient, modern. Includes a 20-page booklet.
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