Magariro (Tradition)

  • Thomas Mapfumo


“Magariro,” [DVD track 3], is an mbira-centered song created by the band, and featuring Thomas’s lyrics asking a man what he is leaving to his children now that he has lost his culture: “You said appeasing the spirits was for rural folk.
How to Cite
Mapfumo, T. “Magariro (Tradition)”. African Music: Journal of the International Library of African Music, Vol. 10, no. 1, Nov. 2015, doi: