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Instrument Keywords / Hornbostel & Sachs Classification

Kaligo

Definition

One-stringed tube fiddle of the Chewa people in southern and central Malawi; the projecting tip of the neck acts as string-holder; Werner notes the term chimwenyuwenyu on Likoma island in Lake Malawi

Language

Pivot language

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