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mashoko2“The irony of our great mbira players has always been that they are recognised and respected by foreigners. It has never been for and to us to elevate them accordingly. One such great mbira player was Sekuru Simon Mashoko whose incredible story we left to foreigners to tell. Today, whatever information we have, is gleaned from a few foreigners who cared enough to listen to his music.” Writes Wonder Guchu

Has anything changed much?

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Intimacy with Zim musicians: Mbira player Simon Mashoko called by angels to play mbira in church.