Screen Shot 2014-04-02 at 7.46.56 pmThe recording was made in the new ‘Pavilion’ at the Four Winds Festival site near Bermagui, NSW, as the building was nearing completion.┬áThis traditional West African song is based upon the rhythm of a traditional initiation dance for mothers and daughters. This performance is based on a version of Tiriba by Guinean Djembe master Mamady Keita and his group Sewa Kan.

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ABC Video – Tiriba – Dan Scollay and David Hewitt

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