The Music Of Africa Series – Tanzania 1 Recorded by Hugh Tracey

Hugh Tracey (1903-1977) was a pioneering ethnomusicologist who sought to document traditional African music over his fifty-year career. In the early 1920s, Tracey moved to Southern Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) with his brother to start a tobacco farm. While working alongside Karagan farm workers, Tracey learned the Shona language. This led to his introduction to Karagan […]