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The Initiation Dance

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The Initiation Dance
The Initiation Dance
Brand: CWJEF Music Publications
Product Code: 978-1-894821-38-4
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Title: The Initiation Dance
Subtitled: Tribal Songs for Cello, Flute, A-Bass & percussion
Author: Emmanuel Tanka Fonta
13 Digit ISBN: 978-1-894821-38-4 | ISBN: 1-894821-38-6
Subject: Trad.African Music
Instrumentation: Flute, cello, bass & percussion
Category: Concert / Educational
Genre: Traditional African / Improvizational
Duration: 5:24 minutes
Difficulty: Difficult/professional (Grades 7-8+)
Add Info: Score, Parts, CD, 30cm; Spiral bound


An energetic & challenging work, interpreting traditional african oral poetry as rhythmic & melodic themes, folkloric dance imagery as thematic music idioms, motifs. Music inspired from the traditional dances of the Njemba, Bali & Shiboum people of the grassfields of Cameroon.