african water music: river as percussion instrument

(Video link here.) Here’s a .47 second bit to splash on your face this morning. The women of the Baka people of Africa play the river like the drum. But the very best bit is at the end…

It reminds us a bit of Hermeto Pascoal making music in a lagoon

 

via Neatorama, where you’ll more good wake-up music

 

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‘the world sends us garbage, we send back music.’

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