OKPOKOLO

£10.00Price
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  • (opp-oko-lo)

    The classic wooden cleft / wood block sound, heard in many Igbo musical genres, although made particularly famous by Fela Kuti's Afrobeat genre from the 1970s/1980s.

    These instruments are the true pulse of Afrobeat!

    http://youtu.be/YrAg_Osskkk

    Check this link to hear Okpokolo on an Igbo Ogene ensemble:

    http://youtu.be/R0mtwC6z-KU