Kamale Ngoni 007

Kamale Ngoni 007

$220.00

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  • traditional stringed instrument from Mali, West Africa
  • calabash gourd body with hardwood neck
  • one octave scale

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Description

A harp type instrument made in Mali, West Africa. The kamale ngoni is closely related to the donso ngoni, however it is smaller and higher pitch. It is made with a large calabash gourd with a goat skin stretched over a cut out open part of the gourd. The tuning is one octave, usually in the key of G or A.

Additional information

Weight 8 lbs
Dimensions 55 × 22 × 22 in
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN

Mali

ITEM WEIGHT

3 lbs.

WOOD NAME
INSTRUMENT TYPE

kamele-ngoni

NUMBER OF STRINGS

6-strings

CONSTRUCTED FROM

Calabash Gourd

OVERALL LENGTH

Approx. 45 Inches

BODY WIDTH

Approx. 14"

STRING INSTRUMENT TYPE