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This week’s Friday post is a tribute to mbira nemagitare. It is a quick video/audio summary demonstrating how mbira has been used in Zimbabwean music in different ways. Clips include music by pioneers such Jonah Sithole, Thomas Mapfumo and Master Chivero.

Have a great weekend folks!

Jonah Sithole: Sabhuku

Andy Brown: Shungu

Thomas Mapfumo: Nyama yekugocha

Master Chivero and the Zimbabwe Militia Mbira Sounds– Muchembere Wedu Nehanda

Chiwoniso: Rebel Woman