Photo gallery with soundscapes from Luis Devin's field research

AKA PYGMIES - COMMUNITY DANCE (NZANBA LELA GROUP EUROPEAN TOUR, 2001)

Photo Diary of the fieldwork in Central Africa


Community dance, from Luis Devin's fieldwork in Central Africa (Aka Pygmies, <i>Nzanba Lela Group</i> European Tour, 2001)
Dance of an Aka Pygmy group from Central African Republic (top);
Luis Devin with Aka Pygmies during their European concert
tour (bottom) (Aka Pygmies, Nzanba Lela Group European Tour, 2001).

Soundscape: Aka dance accompanied by polyphonic singing
and rhythmic claps (Aka Pygmies of the Central African Republic).




Photo gallery of Luis Devin's field research, with soundscapes from the camps and African rainforest.
Section: Aka Pygmies of Central African Republic.

      Page URL: http://www.pygmies.org/fieldwork/photo-diary.php?photo=39       Photos, texts and audio recordings by Luis Devin.
The time in the tropical rainforests of the Western Congo Basin, where the Baka and the other Pygmy peoples live, is 09:41.
Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).