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artist: Artists Antonio Madiata

  • hip-deep November 23, 2012

    Hip Deep Angola Part 3: A Spiritual Journey to Mbanza-Kongo

    To make this unprecedented program, producer Ned Sublette traveled to Mbanza-Kongo, the ancient seat of the Kongo empire located in present-day northern Angola, where he spoke to Dr. Bárbaro Martínez Ruiz, professor of art and art history at Stanford. We’ll … Read more »

  • video November 23, 2012

    Hip Deep Angola Performance Video

    Antonio Madiata, a player of the lungoyi-ngoyi, or traditional 2-string Kongo fiddle, plays his own composition in Mbanza-Kongo, Angola on July 11, 2012. Videography by Ned Sublette.

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