Music In African Society

Like in most cultures, music plays an important role in African Society. It serves as

History and tales are transmitted through music

The rhythms and cadences reflect the unique

During Births, songs are sung or played to welcome the new born into his or her family. In this case music is used the express happiness and joy.

During rites of passage, music becomes a bridge between the spiritual and the physical worlds.

During weddings

Furthermore, during hunting parties songs are sung to embolden the hunters, give hope create a sense of solidarity

During parties

During political activities

During Burials

At Schools

In Homes

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