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Soul Beat Africa features Tonga.Online
Tuesday, 15 March 2005 00:00

Six reflections on Tonga Ngoma Buntibe music and Tonga.Online on Soul Beat Africa

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"A multi-faceted cultural exchange between the people of the Tonga, in Zimbabwe, and members of the Austria Zimbabwe Friendship Association (AZFA). Within the Tonga Composition project international contemporary composers wrote creative responses to the sounds of the "nyele" instrument. Education programmes in schools aimed to create awareness about the rights of minority groups as well as impart professional guidance concerning music technology and its relationship to indigenous sounds and rites."