Sound of Washint & Masinko

Sound of Washint & Masinko Album Cover
  • Artist: Tukul Band ft. Mulatu Astatke
  • Album: Addis 1988
  • Country: East Africa - Ethiopia
  • Style: Africa, Reggae
  • Rights: All rights world wide by PIRANHA

Concerning the instruments: "Krar" is a lyre with six-strings. ist eine sechs-saitige Leier. "Masinko" is the only Bow-instrument in Ethiopia: a violin with only one string. Tukul Band uses an electric amplified Masinko. "Washint" is a bamboo-flute, usual

Track-Number: CD-PIR3060 - 9
Country / Region: East Africa - Ethiopia
Piranha Category: Africa
Vocals / Instrumental: instrumental
Catchword: tradi-modern, experimental
Mood: ruminant
Instruments: washint (flute), masinko
Tempo: mid-tempo
Tracklength: 3:30
Composer: traditional
Arrangement: Yohannes Afework & Getamasay Abebe