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Nganasan – Chant chamanique

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Cultural group: Nganasan

Geographic region: Asia / Taymyr Peninsula, Northern Siberia, Russia

Title & Album: Chant chamanique / Shamanic & Narrative Songs of Siberian Arctic

Originally recorded & published: Buda Musique

 

Further information & image sources:

Wikipedia - Nganasan people

DISAPPEARING NGANASAN SHAMANISM

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Ashanti – Akom

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Cultural group: Ashanti / Asante (Part of the larger Akan ethnic group)

Geographic region: Africa / West Africa, Ghana

Title & Album: Akom / Field Recordings in Ghana: Drums of Death

Originally recorded & published: John Zorn / Avant Japan

 

Further information & image sources:

Wikipedia – Ashanti people

Ashanti Empire

The Drumming of Traditional Ashanti Healing Ceremonies

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Baka – Water drums

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Cultural group: Baka

Geographic region: Africa / Southeastern Cameroon, northern Republic of Congo, northern Gabon, and southwestern Central African Republic

Title & Album:  Water Drums 1 / Heart of the forest

Originally recorded & published: Hannibal Records, 1993

Further information & image sources:

Wikipedia - Baka People 

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