Intensive: Intermediate Mbira- Chipembere

Teacher: Russ Landers

Age Levels: Teens, Adults

Skill Levels: Intermediate

Topics: Mbira

Audio recording allowed. Video recording allowed.

Cost: $56

We will delve deeper into mbira rhythm while focusing on the traditional song Chipembere (Rhinoceros) played in Gandanga tuning and a style learned from Mr. Tute Chigamba. Kushaura will be taught in the first session. The second session will focus on kutsinhira and putting the two parts together. Students will automatically be registered for workshop sessions #6 and #8.

Student Materials

Bring an mbira in Gandanga tuning if you have one.

Session Location Length
Session 6 (Sat 3:30 PM) McNary Floor 5 Lounge 2 hours
Session 8 (Sun 3:30 PM) McNary Floor 5 Lounge 2 hours

Workshop Enrollment

Current Students Workshop Spaces Remaining Space
6 10 4
Percent Full

60%