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African Guitar

African Guitar (Solo Fingerstyle Guitar Music). For Guitar (Fingerpicking). Boxed, Solos. Vestapol. African. Multiple Levels. DVD. Duration 60 minutes. Published by Grossman's Guitar Workshop (MB.13017DVD).

This DVD offers a rare view into the rich textures of African fingerstyle guitar music. It was recorded by the famed cultural anthropologist Gerhard Kubik between 1966-1993. These are audio-visual field recordings from isolated African villages to the gardens of Europe presenting some of the legends of this style: Mwenda Jean Bosco, Faustino Okello, Pierre Gwa, Daniel Kachamba and others. The roots of American blues guitar techniques are evocative sounds and rhythms of African music adapted to solo fingerstyle guitar. 26 songs are included. Detailed booklet giving historical, musical and 15 biographical perspectives.

  • Twende Kwetu Nyumbani  Performed by Mwenda Jean Bosco
  • Ni Furaha  Performed by Mwenda Jean Bosco
  • Masanga Njia  Performed by Mwenda Jean Bosco
  • Bombalaka  Performed by Mwenda Jean Bosco
  • Bibi Mupenzi  Performed by Mwenda Jean Bosco
  • Matide Aboyo  Performed by Faustino Okello
  • Loskel Ucyakewaki Kongo  Performed by Faustino Okello
  • Aba Ri Kwala  Performed by Pierre Gwa
  • Babuti Mwana Lolo Ya Tembe  Performed by Pierre Gwa
  • Ndiango  Performed by Pierre Gwa
  • Ikwela  Performed by Pierre Gwa
  • Dolosina Lumba  Performed by Daniel Kachamba
  • Mimi Kwenda Nairobi  Performed by Daniel Kachamba
  • Dzana Lija Tinali Tonse  Performed by Daniel Kachamba
  • N.C.  Performed by Daniel Kachamba
  • Make Solofina  Performed by Moya Aliya Malamusi
  • Chechure  Performed by Moya Aliya Malamusi
  • Hauyani Demonstration  Performed by Moya Aliya Malamusi
  • Ndaona Ine Ndilibe Mau  Performed by Moya Aliya Malamusi
  • Engelika Ghapumura Munu Wendi  Performed by Erasmus N. Ndara
  • Tango Paya  Performed by Erasmus N. Ndara
  • Mwenaku Mama (1979)  Performed by Mose Yotamu
  • Nani Anyamata Mukufuna Ncito...  Performed by Mose Yotamu
  • Mwenaku Mama (1993)  Performed by Mose Yotamu
  • Lead Guitar Variations  Performed by Mose Yotamu
  • Ove Tata! Ove Mama!  Performed by Mose Yotamu
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