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01 03 :18
02
 - Gbada
03 :02
03 02 :53
04
 - Agapa
01 :26
05 03 :00
06
 - Adomba
03 :02
07
 - Nadu
02 :53
08 01 :16
09
 - Meria
01 :30
10
 - Dzoli
01 :47
11 03 :12
12
 - Nakatiye
02 :58
13
 - Gibolo
03 :14
14 02 :46
15 03 :07
16
 - Zilo
02 :57
18
 - Ndiri
03 :05
19
 - Taragina
01 :39
20 01 :24
21 01 :43
ARTIST
TITLE
Forest Music: Northern Belgian Congo 1952
FORMAT
CD

LABEL
CATALOG #
SWP 016CD SWP 016CD
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
9/30/2014

2001 release. This album mainly features two Mangbetu groups -- the Mayogo and the Meje -- with drum ensembles, mass singing, exquisite likembe playing, and the Azande people to the west with xylophone and the intimate kundi harp. More harp by the Balendu and a unique recording explaining the language of sending messages by talking drums by the Lokele near Stanleyville (Kisangani). As The New York Times wrote: "Music from another world!" Historical recordings by Hugh Tracey. Includes a 20-page booklet.