Elephantiasis and music

  • A.M. Jones
Keywords: Elephantiasis -- Africa, Xylophone -- Africa

Abstract

Just over a year ago I received a letter from someone I had never heard of - Dr. B. R. Laurence, Reader in Entomology at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London - saying he would like to meet me to discuss his findings arising out of his recent research. The present essay is the result of our meeting

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Published
1972-08-01
How to Cite
Jones, A. “Elephantiasis and Music”. African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 5, no. 2, Aug. 1972, pp. 46-49, doi:https://doi.org/10.21504/amj.v5i2.1418.

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