Lenyalo la Badimo (The Wedding of Ancestors): Music in familial and community healing rituals
Author: Masoga, Mogomme
Source: International Journal of Community Music, Volume 2, Number 1, 1 May 2009 , pp. 85-89(5)
Abstract:This short report is based on an actual ritual event that took place in a village 60 kilometers outside Pretoria, South Africa. The description of the event explores ways in which music plays a central role in healing rituals within familial and communal groups.
Document Type: Research Article
Affiliations: The Development Bank of Southern Africa and Department of Musicology, University of South Africa.
Publication date: 2009-05-01
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