Bambara Sonnet

For: Large mixed ensemble
page one of Bambara Sonnet

Buy this score now

Bambara Sonnet


(+ VAT when applicable)
PDF icon

Instant download

You are purchasing high quality sheet music PDF files suitable for printing or viewing on digital devices.
Year of composition
Emmanuel Tanka Fonta
Difficult (Grades 7+)
3 minutes
World music
License details
For anything not permitted by the above licence then you should contact the publisher first to obtain permission.

Contemporary African based on a traditional free form oral poetry from the Bambara speaking peoples of West Africa. Melodic mode on electric guitar and harmonic cadence of flute based on a Tikari call and response native motif and dance imagery. Acoustic guitar maintains a steady Mbaya beat another tikari dance rhythm idiom from the Banso peoples of the Cameroon. Written for a jazz ensemble and can be tranposed and interpreted easily.

To purchase this score, please add it to your cart above. To purchase music not currently available on Score Exchange or for extended license requests, please contact the publisher directly.

Reviews of Bambara Sonnet

Sorry, there's no reviews of this score yet. Please .