African Strings: The Nyatiti and The Adungu

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You might remember back in November 2011, while the Singing Wells team discovered the Music of the Luo, they recorded the beautiful sound of the nyatiti, eventually purchasing one for our studio back home! There’s one on the right. On Day 11 of that field trip in Siaya, Kenya, they saw two nyatiti groups, first…

Lango Tribe Profile – Music of Northern Uganda

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In our next field visit to Northern Uganda we will come across a mix of different tribes, including the Lango peoples.       Location: Northern central region or the “Lango sub-region” as demonstrated on the map. Population: about 1.5 million people Language: They speak Leb-Lango, a language similar to those of the Acholi and the…