Photo gallery with soundscapes from Luis Devin's field research

AKA PYGMIES - VOCAL POLYPHONY (NZANBA LELA GROUP EUROPEAN TOUR, 2001)

Photo Diary of the fieldwork in Central Africa


Vocal polyphony, from Luis Devin's fieldwork in Central Africa (Aka Pygmies, <i>Nzanba Lela Group</i> European Tour, 2001)
Aka Pygmies from Central African Republic in Pietra di Bismantova (Italy),
singing a polyphonic song with angular harp accompaniment (top);
Luis Devin with the Italian singers Piero Pelù and Giovanni Lindo Ferretti
after the Aka concert (bottom) (Aka Pygmies, Nzanba Lela Group European Tour, 2001).

Soundscape: Aka vocal polyphony
(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=40       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 21:52.
Every minute, at least 25 hectares (250.000 m²) of forest are destroyed around the world (source: WWF).