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Slit drum
Gekozen door Marie Daulne
Slit drum
Slit drum
African musical instruments are often much more than just objects that produce sound. This slit drum or 'talking drum' is in fact a means of communication, a voice that conveys messages between the villages of an particular community. The village drummer transforms spoken language into rhytmic codes.
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I choose this split drum because my grandfather used to play the igogo. I hope that this instrument can let a positive message reverberate among all those who want to hear it

— Marie Daulne