Diro and his talking musical bow (Film, 1980) [WorldCat.org]
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Diro and his talking musical bow

Author: African Family Films (Firm)
Publisher: Venice, CA : African Family Films, 1980.
Series: African family films.
Edition/Format:   Film : Videodisc : Film   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A portrait of Diro Dah, an elder Lobi musician of the kankarama or musical bow. Filmed in his West African village, Diro constructs tunes and plays a new bow, using music to imitate the rising and falling tones of the Lobi language.
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Genre/Form: Music
Named Person: Diro Dah; Diro Dah
Material Type: Film
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: African Family Films (Firm)
OCLC Number: 9017487
Notes: Title from data sheet.
Issued also in Bambara, French, and Spanish.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 13 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: African family films.
Responsibility: African Family Films.

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A portrait of Diro Dah, an elder Lobi musician of the kankarama or musical bow. Filmed in his West African village, Diro constructs tunes and plays a new bow, using music to imitate the rising and falling tones of the Lobi language.

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