Advanced Beginning Mbira - Bangidza (Katakata)

Teacher: James Mujuru

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Advanced Beginner

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. No video recording.

Cost: By donation

This song is a version of Bangidza that is from the Chiota area of Zimbabwe. The name Katakata means "climbing". A kushaura part will be taught and, time permitting, a kutsinhira part as well. The song will be taught on Standard (Cosmas) tuning.

Student Materials

Please bring a Standard (Cosmas) tuning mbira.

Workshop by Donation

Please donate the recommended amount for this workshop. This amount would come from the length of the workshop. For example, a 2-hour workshop would have a recommended amount of $28. This workshop is not a free workshop but "by donation" and the teacher is being paid by Zimfest. For more information, please see About Workshops, Workshops by Donation section.

Session Location Length
Session 6 (Sat 3:30 PM) McNary Floor 5 Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
7 10 3
Percent Full

70%