Trevor Wiggins Ghana Music Collection
Concert from Legon's International Centre for African Music and Arts. Gonje music from Nigeria
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Stringed instruments - bowed - gonje or goge
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Trevor Wiggins Ghanaian Music Collection
Ghana, Greater Accra Region, Accra Metropolis District, Legon
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Music for the gonje or goge, a small bowed fiddle from Nigeria.
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African Harmony *The frictionphones here are played in unison by the musicians. *The actual melody of the fiddle ostinato contains inherent patterns alternating rapidly between a lower passing phrase and an upper phrase.
Posted by Daniel Jones, Researcher on 17/03/2019 00:02:00