Gnawa: Mystical Musicians of Morocco


Gnawa musicinas are divided into two groups: the Master and the troop. The Maalem, or master musician, plays the guembri (spelled a myraid of ways and aslo known as a sintir or hajhouj), a three stinged bass lute tuned to an octave and a fifth.
African Presences I: Class Projects » Gnawa ~ Mystical Musicians of Morocco.

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