Beginning Mbira - Machena

Teacher: Erica Azim

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Introductory/Beginner

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. No video recording.

Cost: $28

This workshop will teach the kushaura part to machena (full name, Imbwa Yangu Machena), a song that calls the hunting spirits that help us to get what we need in life. The mbira version of this song was learned from the Shonhai family.

Student Materials

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

Session Location Length
Session 7 (Sun 1:00 PM) McNary Floor 2 Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
9 10 1
Percent Full

90%