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Exploring the fiddle tradition

  • Published Jun 16, 2008 9:15 AM

Among the Dagbamba of northern Ghana fiddlers enjoy an exalted status as guardians of culture. That's where ethnomusicologist Jacqueline Cogdell DjeDje learned to play the one-stringed fiddle, or bowed lute, from a master.

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