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CIIMDA - Centre for Indigenous African Instrumental Music and Dance Practices
Title: CIIMDA - Centre for Indigenous African Instrumental Music and Dance Practices
Title alternative: Research, Education and Performance
URL: http://www.ciimda.org
Creator: Centre for Indigenous African Instrumental Music and Dance Practices; Mogami, Daniel; Thole, James; Chipanga, Juvencio; et al.
Abstract: The Centre for Indigenous African Instrumental Music and Dance Practices, or CIIMDA for short, aims to promote and advance the learning of the philosophy, theory and human meaning of African instrumental music and dance practices in classroom music education in SADC countries. CIIMDA researches, promotes and advances Africa's indigenous cultural heritage in which the musical arts is a most important knowledge area. This project, that offers skill in indigenous musical arts knowledge and practice started in 2004 in partnership with the Norwegian Concert Institute, Rikskonsertene, and is funded by the Norwegian Foreign Office. There are currently six countries involved: Botswana, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, and Zambia. [Redaktion ilissAfrica]
Keywords: dance; child development; musical education; arts education; Southern African Development Community
Countries: Southern Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Education & Academia » School Education;
Education & Academia » Further Forms of Learning;
Culture & Arts » Music;
Culture & Arts » Theatre, Dance
Resource type: Public Private Partnership;
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Language: English
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