South African Thabo Ledimo and Gift Ledimo are proud to present you Africa Sonqoba : The call of Africa.
Music is the universal language of all mankind. Music is global for a reason. It reaches every part of us, because music is a form of expression. Music is one of the many things that makes us human.
It brings together and creates a universal community. It is a universal language that transcends boundaries and bonds people, even thousands of miles apart, together.
The diverse indigenous African instruments played, come from different parts of Africa and have an important role in the origin of African Music.
The Kora, is a Mandinka harp built from West Africa, and made from a large calabash cut in half and covered with cow skin to make a resonator with a long hardwood neck.
Guests in Sub Saharan Africa, are still being invited to local ceremonies, 3000 years later, by the sound of the Mbira and the African drums that were played to give warriors rhythm and motivation when preparing for war.