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Various - Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music Album
Various - Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music Album
Performer: Various
Title: Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music
Label: Sapra Studio
Country: Kenya
Style: African
Rating: 4.6/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 2229 mb | MP3 size: 1383 mb | WMA size: 1087 mb
Tracklist

1Kikuyu Song (After Harvesting)
2KuriaKuria Elder (Northern Tanzania)
3AbaluyiaSong (Hummed)
4MasaiMasai Youths (Cattle Song)
5AkambaAkamba (South-Eastern Kenya)
6TirikiCattle Song (Western Kenya)
7Unknown ArtistConch-Shell Horn (Coast Kenya)
8LuoLuo Troubadour

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
noneUnknown Artist Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music ‎(7")Sapra StudiononeKenyaUnknown
noneVarious Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music ‎(7")Sapra StudiononeKenyaUnknown
noneVarious Heartbeat Of Africa - Series 2: African Folk Music ‎(7", EP)Sapra StudiononeKenya1972

Notes

Front Sleeve: "Descriptive Brochure in French, German and Italian INSIDE"
Published by Sapra Studio, Nairobi, Kenya.

Track A1; Akamba, of Kenya, sing the "ng`etha" and stomp out the strong rhythm of a traditional dance.
Track A2; Abaluyia Group, with one-stringed fiddle, and a song hummed at night.
Track A3; Kikuyu people, a song in praise of their leaders, sung by the woman after harvesting.
Track A4; Conch-shell horn played in this strange style can be heard at the Kenya coast.
Track B1; Luo Troubadour, sings to his "Nyatiti" harp accompaniment.
Track B2; Masai youths, sing as they tend their cattle.
Track B3; Kuria elder, tells the district news over his single-stringed instrument.
Track B4; Tiriki musicians from western Kenya, sing wryly of their cattle in a sophisticated African rhythm.
(The Tiriki are one of sixteen tribes of the Luhya people.)

Barcodes

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, variant 1): 45-HSSCH-17-IT ƧIDE - I
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, variant 1): 45-HSSCH-18-IT ƧIDE - 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched, variant 2): 559 45-HSSCH-17-IT AFRICAN FOLK MUSIC
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 2): 559 45-HSSCH-18-IT AFRICAN FOLK MUSIC

Companies

  • Published By – Sapra Studio
  • Printed By – Kenya Litho Ltd.