The Bedzan Pygmies
(Rainforest of Cameroon)Photos, texts and audio recordings
by Luis Devin
Soundscape: female polyphony with rattle accompaniment
(Bedzan Pygmies of Cameroon).
|2. Bedzan hunter|
with bow and arrows;
behind him, other men
of the group with a
Music and dances
|5. Woman sitting on|
a woven mat with her
child and manioc leaves
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 Bedzan Pygmy people live, is 19:08. 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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