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Traditional Music of Africa

Friday, September 15, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

- Free
Pete Playing Mbira in Cusco, Peru

Mbira Music of the Shona People

Join us for a free lecture and short concert, featuring the mbira (thumb piano) music of Zimbabwe. Lewis Peterman, our guide, was director of musicology and ethnomusicology in the School of Music and Dance at San Diego State University prior to his retirement. Past president of the Center for World Music, he performs both early European music on period instruments and traditional Shona mbira music from Zimbabwe.

Mbiras

Details

Date:
Friday, September 15, 2017
Time:
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Drive
San Diego, CA 92119 United States
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Phone:
619-527-3430
Website:
sancarlosfriendsofthelibrary.org

Organizer

Center for World Music
Phone:
(619) 363-3007
Email:
info@centerforworldmusic.org
Website:
www.centerforworldmusic.org