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Hausa performing arts and music

Ziky Kofoworola

Hausa performing arts and music

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Published by Dept. of Culture, Federal Ministry of Information and Culture in Lagos .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nigeria.
    • Subjects:
    • Performing arts -- Nigeria.,
    • Hausa (African people) -- Music.,
    • Arts, Hausa.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Ziky Kofoworola and Yusef Lateef.
      ContributionsLateef, Yusef.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2990.N5 K64 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 330 p. :
      Number of Pages330
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2125177M
      ISBN 109781730412
      LC Control Number88185651
      OCLC/WorldCa18540552

      Among the Hausa, children play a unique instrument in which they beat rhythms on the inflated stomach of a live, irritated pufferfish. Although basically agricultural in nature, the Hausa society is extremely complex. The music required two or three talking drums omelea rattle sekerethumb piano agidigbo and a bell agogo. The late s saw the appearance of the first fuji bands.

      You will find that many of the terms are the same in both languages cognates as many of the more recent terms have been assimilated into Hausa from English. Modern day Yoruba film and theater music composers among whom Tope Alabi is the flagbearer have variously accompanied dramatic actions with original music. Big Thanks to Gurukulam foundation for making it happen The curtains opened to a completely packed auditorium. Wooden trumpets, gourd trumpets, end-blown flutes, cruciform whistles, transverse clarinets and various kinds of horns are also found. Stock Image. It establishes both precedent and an excellent model that one hopes will be followed for other less commonly taught languages.

      In general, the innovative design features of this book will set a new standard for pedagogically oriented reference works of African languages. The late s saw the appearance of the first fuji bands. The dictionary contains a broad selection of words that the average person is likely to need in speaking and writing Hausa for everyday use. It will make non-Hausa scholars envious.


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Scrapers are common throughout the south. They now typically use European instruments, film extracts and recorded music.

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His lyrics were a mixture of improvised praise and passages from the Quranas well as traditional proverbs. These influences stemmed from the importation of brass instrumentssheet musicIslamic percussion and styles brought by Brazilian merchants.

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With his family he moved to Salisbury, Wiltshire, at age three, where he received his early education and exposure to music at the Salisbury Cathedral Choir School. Courtly music is played among the more traditional Igbo, maintaining their royal traditions. Several people sometimes simultaneously play a single xylophone.

Under the influence of popular Afro-Cuban percussionapala developed into a more polished style and attracted a large audience. The result was a profusion of new styles in the last few decades of the 20th century, including waka musicYo-pop and Afrobeat. Hausa ceremonial music is well known in the area and is dominated by families of praise singers.

The entries are divided into meaning groups and grammatical categories, marked clearly by semantic and usage indicators to help the user distinguish between the various meanings. Inhe became the only African musician ever honoured by receiving membership of the Order of the British Empirean order of chivalry in the United Kingdom.

At the same time, apala 's Haruna Ishola was becoming one of the country's biggest stars. Included are common technical terms drawn from a range of fields, as well as generally accepted borrowings from English and French. Despite shortcomings in the written documentation, this is a well-programmed collection, and a few of the selections would make any ethnic music fan's lists of greatest hits.

It is highly recommended for use in academic and research libraries. The arched harp is found in the eastern part of the country, especially among the Tarok.

I was literally in tears when he sang the word tiruve Aha! In the south-west, a number of tuned gourds are played while floating in a trough.

He believed that making music is fundamental and universal to humans. They are traditionally made from a single piece of wood or spherical calabashes, but have more recently been made from oil drums.All Book Search results » About the author () John Blacking was born October 28,in Guilford, Surrey, England.

With his family he moved to Salisbury, Wiltshire, at age three, where he received his early education and exposure to music at the Salisbury Cathedral Choir School.

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This channel showcases video clips of Muslim Hausa traditional musical and expressive performances (including religious) from Kano, northern Nigeria recorded. History and Appreciation of Visual and Performing Arts Adapted from the e-school Humanities A and B Course the material in this book is limited to content prescribed by the Kentucky Program of Studies and the The performing arts (music, dance, drama/theatre) are temporal; it takes actual time to experience the art.