Advanced Beginning Mbira - Mukai tiende

Teacher: Ted Wright

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Advanced Beginner

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. Video recording allowed.

Cost: By donation

This song, also known as Bukatiende, means "wake up and let's go" and is one of the "big" songs at the core of traditional mbira dzavadzimu repertoire. Students will learn a running kushaura part and, time permitting, a kutsinhira part as well. The workshop will be taught in 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 8 (Sun 3:30 PM) McNary Floor 5 Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
4 10 6
Percent Full

40%