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Venda lashu: Tshivenda songs, musical games and song stories




Jaco Kruger (ed.)

A collection of 38 songs, musical games and song stories of the Tshivenda-speaking people of South Africa. These songs delve into the fascinating past and present worlds of Venda children. They are accompanied by a pronunciation guide, English translations, text explanations, and performance instructions. Several songs feature original guitar accompaniments, while piano accompaniments have been composed for others. These songs teach moral imperatives as well as certain principles of African musical performance.