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Author DjeDje, Jacqueline Cogdell.

Title Fiddling in West Africa : touching the spirit in Fulbe, Hausa, and Dagbamba cultures / Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje.

Published Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bund  787.20966 DJED {Bund68 20181203}    AVAILABLE
Physical description x, 337 p. : ill., maps, music ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [299]-318), discography and videography (p. [319]-324), and index.
Contents Introduction: A Master Fiddler and a Significant but Little-Known Tradition -- 1. Fiddling in West Africa: Understanding the Culture Area -- 2. An Affirmation of Identity: Fulbe Fiddling in Senegambia -- 3. Calling the Bori Spirits: Hausa Fiddling in Nigeria -- 4. In Service to the King: Dagbamba Fiddling in Ghana -- App. Distribution of the One-Stringed Fiddle (Listed by Country).
Subject Music -- Africa, West -- History and criticism.
Fiddling -- Africa, West.
ISBN 9780253349248 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253349249 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780253219299 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0253219299 (pbk. : alk. paper)