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  • hip-deep July 13, 2017

    Seize the Dance: The BaAka of Central Africa

    Louis Sarno, an American original who lived for 30 years among Bayaka Pygmies in the Central African rainforest and recorded their polyphonic music more completely than any audio adventurer or ethnomusicologist could dream of, died April 1, 2017 in New … Read more »

  • interview December 3, 2011

    Michelle Kisliuk and Justin Mongosso: The BaAka of Central Africa

    Michelle Kisliuk is an ethnomusicologist at the University of Virginia. In the mid-80s she made her first excursion to the Central African Republic to study the music and dance of the BaAka pygmies. She was interested in BaAka culture and … Read more »

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