Zimfest 2013

June 27-30 — Pacific Lutheran University — Tacoma, WA

Rwakaenda naMambo/Chaminuka We

Teacher: Cosmas Magaya

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Advanced Advanced

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. No video recording.

Cost: $28

This was one of the songs Chaminuka asked his mbira players to play before he was killed. Cosmas will teach kushaura, high line, and kutsinhira as time permits. He will provide cultural perspectives and coach students on their playing techniques, playing well together and with the hosho beat.

Student Materials: Nyamaropa (Cosmas) tuning mbiras will be provided but please bring yours if you have one

Session Location Length
Session 6 (Sat 3:30 PM) HR 4th Floor Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
8 10 2