Musical Instruments of the Native Races of South Africa - Landmarks in Ethnography S. (Hardback)Percival R. Kirby (author)
Hardback 320 Pages / Published: 31/12/1968
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A detailed survey of native music in South Africa by Emeritus Professor P. R. Kirby, who studied the instruments under the guidance of native experts while living among the tribesmen. Firstly, a study of primitive music and secondly, a book of anthropological interest as it adds greatly to the knowledge of the customs of native tribes. It is profusely illustrated by photographs of living subjects, as well as of instruments from his own collection.
Publisher: Wits University Press
Number of pages: 320
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
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