Desmali’s music group in Equatorial Guinea, 2013. Photo: Lucy Durán

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A recording session with Desmali’s music group in Equatorial Guinea in 2013. He plays the asiko square frame drum while the percussionist on his right plays the gumbé drum. 

Full title:
A recording session with Desmali’s music group in Equatorial Guinea in 2013. Photo: Lucy Durán
Published:
2013
Created:
2013
Format:
Digital photograph
Creator:
Lucy Duran
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© Lucy Durán
Held by
Lucy Durán

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