Talking Drum

Episodes

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Programme Catalogue - Details: 1, ZIMBABWE19950911

Producer: T. WATT

Next in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 11 September 1995

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture. 1 (of 5): Zimbabwe. A visit to a bira in Nyamwehe village, Zimbabwe. Act. mbiras, drumming and possession of villagers by spirits.

In the first of five programmes this week, Lucy DURAN follows the drum on a voyage into African spirituality, history, politics and culture. In Zimbabwe

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 22:00-22:25 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Jennifer Z (Zimbabwean drummer (spkr)) (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560371

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1, Zimbabwe19950911

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 11 September 1995

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

1 (of 5): Zimbabwe.

A visit to a bira in Nyamwehe village, Zimbabwe.

Act.

mbiras, drumming and possession of villagers by spirits.

In the first of five programmes this week, Lucy DURAN follows the drum on a voyage into African spirituality, history, politics and culture.

In Zimbabwe

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 22:00-22:25 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Jennifer Z (Zimbabwean drummer (spkr)) (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560371

Programme Catalogue - Details: 1, Zimbabwe19950911

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 11 September 1995

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

1 (of 5): Zimbabwe.

A visit to a bira in Nyamwehe village, Zimbabwe.

Act.

mbiras, drumming and possession of villagers by spirits.

In the first of five programmes this week, Lucy DURAN follows the drum on a voyage into African spirituality, history, politics and culture.

In Zimbabwe

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 22:00-22:25 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Jennifer Z (Zimbabwean drummer (spkr)) (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560371

Programme Catalogue - Details: 11 September 199519950911

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

3 (of 5): Ghana - drummers celebrate the Silver Jubilee of the Asantahene, ruler of the Ashanti people.

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560791

Programme Catalogue - Details: 11 September 199519950911

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

3 (of 5): Ghana - drummers celebrate the Silver Jubilee of the Asantahene, ruler of the Ashanti people.

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560791

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Previous in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture. 3 (of 5): Ghana - drummers celebrate the Silver Jubilee of the Asantahene, ruler of the Ashanti people.

Broadcast history

11 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560791

Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 September 199519950912

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: GHANA, Episode 3

Previous in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

2 (of 5): Zimbabwe - the second part of a bira from Nyamwehe Village, Zimbabwe.

Act.

mbira, drums, spirits speaking through a medium.

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560401

Programme Catalogue - Details: 12 September 199519950912

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: GHANA, Episode 3

Previous in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture.

2 (of 5): Zimbabwe - the second part of a bira from Nyamwehe Village, Zimbabwe.

Act.

mbira, drums, spirits speaking through a medium.

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560401

Producer: WATT, Tessa

Next in series: GHANA, Episode 3

Previous in series: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE

Description

SBH:Talking Drum - a series in which Lucy Duran explores the use of the drum in African culture. 2 (of 5): Zimbabwe - the second part of a bira from Nyamwehe Village, Zimbabwe. Act. mbira, drums, spirits speaking through a medium.

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 00:00-00:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Mr Chigamba (mus)

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Lucy Duran (Speaker)

Notes: CAIRS 560401

Programme Catalogue - Details: 4, GHANA19950914

First broadcast on 1995-08-14

Producer: T. WATT

Next in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Previous in series: 14 August 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

14 Aug 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

14 Sep 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Jerry Rawlings (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Kwabena Fosu Mensah (Speaker)

Nana Boakye Yam II (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 4, Ghana19950914

First broadcast on 1995-08-14

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Previous in series: 14 August 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

14 Aug 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

14 Sep 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Jerry Rawlings (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Kwabena Fosu Mensah (Speaker)

Nana Boakye Yam II (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 4, Ghana19950914

First broadcast on 1995-08-14

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 5, THE DJEMBE

Previous in series: 14 August 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

14 Aug 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

14 Sep 1995 21:55-22:15 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Jerry Rawlings (Speaker)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Kwabena Fosu Mensah (Speaker)

Nana Boakye Yam II (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 5, THE DJEMBE19950915

First broadcast on 1995-08-15

Producer: T. WATT

Next in series: 11 September 1995

Previous in series: 4, GHANA

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

djembe (drum)

Broadcast history

15 Aug 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

15 Sep 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Nana Tsiboe (Speaker)

Malika (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 5, The Djembe19950915

First broadcast on 1995-08-15

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 11 September 1995

Previous in series: 4, GHANA

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

djembe (drum)

Broadcast history

15 Aug 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

15 Sep 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Nana Tsiboe (Speaker)

Malika (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: 5, The Djembe19950915

First broadcast on 1995-08-15

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 11 September 1995

Previous in series: 4, GHANA

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

Subject Categories

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

djembe (drum)

Broadcast history

15 Aug 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

15 Sep 1995 21:20-21:45 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Tessa Watt (Producer)

Nana Tsiboe (Speaker)

Malika (Speaker)

Programme Catalogue - Details: GHANA, Episode 319950913

Producer: T. WATT

Previous in series: 12 September 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on drumming in African culture. In Ghana,

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

13 Sep 1995 21:10-21:35 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-09-12

Programme Catalogue - Details: Ghana, Episode 319950913

Producer: T.

WATT

Previous in series: 12 September 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on drumming in African culture.

In Ghana,

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

13 Sep 1995 21:10-21:35 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-09-12

Programme Catalogue - Details: Ghana, Episode 319950913

Producer: T.

WATT

Previous in series: 12 September 1995

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on drumming in African culture.

In Ghana,

Subject Categories

ghana

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

ashanti tribe (ghana)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

13 Sep 1995 21:10-21:35 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

J Nketia (Speaker)

Daniel Amponsah (Speaker)

Koo Nimo (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-09-12

Programme Catalogue - Details: PROG TWO, ZIMBABWE19950912

Producer: T. WATT

Next in series: 12 September 1995

Previous in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture. In Zimbabwe, Lucy gets an exclusive interview with the ancestral spirits!

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 21:40-22:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Emma Z (Zimbabwean spiritual medium (s) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-08-04

Programme Catalogue - Details: Prog Two, Zimbabwe19950912

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 12 September 1995

Previous in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

In Zimbabwe, Lucy gets an exclusive interview with the ancestral spirits!

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 21:40-22:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Emma Z (Zimbabwean spiritual medium (s) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-08-04

Programme Catalogue - Details: Prog Two, Zimbabwe19950912

Producer: T.

WATT

Next in series: 12 September 1995

Previous in series: 1, ZIMBABWE

Description

Lucy DURAN continues her series on the drum and its place in African culture.

In Zimbabwe, Lucy gets an exclusive interview with the ancestral spirits!

Subject Categories

zimbabwe

travel and exploration programmes (genre)

music programmes (genre)

african pop (music style)

drums (musical instruments)

Broadcast history

12 Sep 1995 21:40-22:00 (RADIO 3)

Contributors

Lucy Duran

Teresa Watt (Producer)

Chigamba (Mr (spkr)) (Speaker)

Emma Z (Zimbabwean spiritual medium (s) (Speaker)

Recorded on 1995-08-04

programme catalogue - station

Radio 3