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Musical instruments in Baskeet: Naassa

In Baskeet, a variety of instruments are exclusively used during mourning ceremonies but never played at weddings or other happy occasions. In an earlier post, I have already described the moyza-trumpet to you, the most emblematic Baskeet mourning instrument. Today, … Continue reading

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Musical instruments in Baskeet: Moyza

In Baskeet, a variety of instruments are exclusively used during mourning ceremonies but never played at weddings or other happy occasions, among them are different types of wooden and horn trumpets. Some of them have already been introduced in earlier … Continue reading

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Musical instruments: Ultuta

In Baskeet, a variety of instruments are used exclusively during mourning ceremonies but never played at weddings or other happy occasions, among them are different types of wooden and horn trumpets. This is the fourth blog post portraying a “mourning … Continue reading

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