Mavembe/​Gandanga Mbira made by Gift Rushambwa

$280.00

3 in stock

SKU: mbiras-40103 Category:

Description

7 3/4″ (19.5 cm) wide board, 8 3/4″ (22 cm) wide key spread, 28-key mbira with bottletop buzzers and wired construction, mellow sound with shimmery buzz. The tuning known as mavembe, or gandanga, tuning is similar to Phrygian mode, pitch of the lowest note is about an A.

Note: Photo is typical of this maker and tuning, however each mbira is individually handmade and may look slightly different.

Additional information

Title Mavembe/​Gandanga Mbira made by Gift Rushambwa
SKU mbiras-40103
Product Format

Mbira

Category
Format
Maker
Mbira Tuning