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soul of mbira

Paul Berliner

soul of mbira

music and traditions of the Shona people of Zimbabwe

by Paul Berliner

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Zimbabwe.,
  • Zimbabwe
    • Subjects:
    • Shona (African people) -- Music -- History and criticism.,
    • Musical instruments -- Zimbabwe.,
    • Mbira music -- History and criticism.,
    • Music -- Zimbabwe -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementPaul Berliner.
      SeriesPerspectives on southern Africa ;, 26
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML350 .B47
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 280 p., [15] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages280
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4892008M
      ISBN 100520033159
      LC Control Number76024578

      Cosmas Magaya is an internationally renowned Zimbabwean mbira player, teacher and cultural ambassador. Career Raised in the rural areas of Mhondoro, Mr. Magaya played an integral role in the research of musicologist Paul Berliner"s award-winning book The Soul of Mbira (), and also performed mbira on the accompanying audio recordings. Buy the Paperback Book The Soul of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe by Paul F. Berliner at , Canada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in .

      I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument."--John Chernoff "[The Soul of Mbira] illustrates the fact that Shona mbira music in its beauty, subtlety, and virtuosity demands the same kind of respect that we might hold for any other classical music."--David Reck, Parabola "The book is a /5. , The soul of mbira: music and traditions of the Shona people of Zimbabwe / Paul Berliner University of California Press Berkeley Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required.

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"Paul Berliner's The Soul of Mbira is probably the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition.

It is a complete classic It is a complete classic I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument."—John ChernoffCited by: "Paul Berliner’s The Soul of Mbira is probably the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition.

It is a complete classic It is a complete classic I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument."—John Chernoff. "Paul Berliner's The Soul of Mbira is probably the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition.

It is a complete classic I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument."—John Chernoff "[The Soul of Mbira] illustrates the fact that Shona mbira music in its beauty. Paul Berliner literally wrote the book on mbira (The Soul of Mbira), this accompanying recording is top notch.

All of the tracks are field recordings and the whole album has a very unpolished feel. If you listen to this album with headphones in the dark, you'll be transported to Zimbabwe.5/5. The Soul of Mbira book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This sensitive, scholarly portrayal of Shona musicians and the African M 4/5. The Soul of Mbira is probably the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition. It is a complete classic I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument.—John Chernoff.

"Paul Berliner's The Soul of Mbira is probably the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition. It is a complete classic It is a complete classic I know of no other instrument with the range of the mbira, and the book is equal to the instrument."—John ChernoffBrand: University of Chicago Press.

Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Soul of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about.

Zimbabwean mbira, one with the same name as the book, The soul ofmbira, the other called Shona mbira music. The book affected me profoundly. I realised that there was a world of fascinating music I knew nothing about right on my doorstep at home. What astounded me most was the sophisticated syntax for this musical language and in particular a.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Soul of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe by Paul F. Berliner (, Paperback, Reprint) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Get this from a library. The soul of mbira: music and traditions of the Shona people of Zimbabwe: with an appendix, Building and playing a Shona karimba. [Paul Berliner] -- "This sensitive, scholarly portrayal of Shona musicians and the African musical tradition is highly engaging and comprehensive in its range of data.

Paul Berliner provides the complete cultural. In order to give the reader a feeling for the music itself, references are made in the text to an accompanying record produced by the author from field recordings of Shona mbira music (The Soul of Mbira, Nonesuch H–).

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The Soul of Mbira Twenty Years On: A Retrospect1 This review of Paul Berliner's The Soul of Mbira 2 should probably be considered more an appreciation than a review. The Soul of Mbira is, to my mind, the best ethnography ever written about an African musical tradition.

It is the book I propose whenever anyone asks me to recommend a book about File Size: KB. African mbira and the music of the Shona --An overview of Shona mbira --The nature of mbira music --In performance: the Shona mbira ensemble and the relationship between the mbira player and the mbira --Learning the mbira --The poetry of the mbira --Music and spirit possession at a Shona bira --The law of mbira: mbira in the lives of.

Buy The Soul of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe New edition by Berliner, Paul F. (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book 5/5(7). Cosmas Magaya (born ) is a Zimbabwean mbira player.

Background. Raised in the rural areas of Mhondoro-Ngezi, Magaya played a role in the research of musicologist Paul Berliner's book The Soul of Mbira (), and also performed mbira on the accompanying audio recordings. The Soul of Mbira by Paul F. Berliner,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(45).

(shelved 1 time as good-for-the-soul) avg rating —ratings — published Want to Read saving. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Shona - The Soul Of Mbira: Traditions Of The Shona People Of Rhodesia at Discogs.

Complete your Shona collection/5(18). Zimbabwe: The Soul of Mbira, is a release in Nonesuch Records classic Explorer Series which also includes Africa, Music from the Nonesuch Explorer Series, Ghana: Ancient Ceremonies, Songs & Dance Music, and Kōhachiro Miyata: Shakuhachi — The Japanese Flute, covered elsewhere on Aeolus 13 mbira, also known as a thumb piano, is a traditional African instrument with a delicate.Stream Pavel Dovgal - The Soul Of Mbira (The Aura - Project: Mooncircle, ) by PROJECT MOONCIRCLE from desktop or your mobile device.Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Soul of Mbira (Zimbabwe) - Zimbabwe on AllMusic - - Originally recorded in the s and making its 9/