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Author Skinner, Ryan Thomas.

Title Sidikiba's kora lesson / written and illustrated by Ryan Thomas Skinner.

Publication Info. Edina, MN : Beaver's Pond Press, 2008.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Fiction    jO SKINNER,RYA    Available
Description 58 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
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Note "Audio CD featuring Sidiki Diabaté."--Cover.
Includes glossary.
Performer Music arranged and performed by Sidiki Diabaté.
Contents CD: Kayira (4:43) -- Sunjata (4:40) -- Kelefaba (4:18) -- Kanu (4:45) -- Mali cajo (4:47) -- Allah baara (4:22) -- Kelefa sumu (3:56).
Summary Ten-year-old Sidikiba is about to be initiated into the world of the kora, a twenty-one stringed West African harp performed by his family for seventy generations. To become a kora player, like his father and grandfather before him, Sidikiba must honor and respect the wisdom of his elders, trust in the mystical secrets of his community, and above all else, be patient and practice hard.
Subject Boys -- Mali -- Juvenile fiction.
Kora (Musical instrument) -- Juvenile fiction.
Music -- Instruction and study -- Juvenile fiction.
Kora music.
Added Author Diabaté, Sidiki, 1990-
ISBN 9781592982424

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