Portraiture of Mambuti New Moon Dance

Title.: Portraiture of Mambuti New Moon Dance
Author: Emmanuel Tanka Fonta
13 Digit ISBN: 978-1-894821-41-4  |  10 Digit ISBN: 1-894821-41-6
Subject: Contemporary African | Contemporary Ballet
Instrumentation : Small Orchestra with 5 Percussion
Category : Concert
Genre : Traditional African / Improv / Classical
Duration : 8:44 minutes
Difficulty : Difficult/professional (Grades 7-8+)
Add Info : Score, Parts, CD, 30cm; Spiral bound


An eloquent & challenging work in a percussive idiolect & a vibrant instrumental lyricism with flexible melodic lines, interwoven with a pulsating & expressive rhythmical momentum. Inspired & thematically based on the dance forms, imagery, themes & motifs of an African equatorial forest masquerade dance music with classic arrangements.


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