The Bakoya Pygmies
(Rainforest of Gabon)Photos, texts and audio recordings
by Luis Devin
Soundscape: community dance and voices in a
rainforest village (Pigmei Bakoya del Gabon).
|2. Bakoya people performing a polyphonic song.|
|6. Sunset over the rainforest.|
African primary rainforest
7. - 8. Some primates hunted by the Bakoya
(Cercocebus agilis and Colobus satanas).
Primates of the African rainforest
Music anthropologist and writer, he has carried out field research in central Africa, where he lived with the Baka Pygmies and other forest peoples, whose music, rituals and survival strategies he has been studying for more than a decade.www.luisdevin.comwww.facebook.com/LuisDevin
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The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the BaKoya Pygmy people live, is 15:05. Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).Go to the Other Pygmy Peoples section index
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