Advanced Mbira - Chakwi

Teacher: Caution Shonhai

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Advanced

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. No video recording.

Cost: $28

This workshop teaches the unique Shonhai version of this beautiful traditional mbira piece. This version is for advanced players only because neither the kushaura or kutsinhira bass line is on the beat! Chakwi means "duck", and "the sound of walking through a marsh" (as a duck does).

Student Materials

Mbiras in "MBIRA workshop pitch" nyamaropa tuning will be provided, but brings yours if you have one.

Session Location Length
Session 2 (Fri 1:00 PM) McNary Floor 3 Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
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Percent Full

This workshop is full