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Amampondo

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Amampondo

Amampondo has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 13 episodes and was first played on 23 September 2015.

"Amampondo is a South African percussion ensemble which was started by Dizu Plaatjies in Langa Cape Town in 1978. The other founding members were, Simpiwe Matole, Michael Ludonga, Mzwandile Qotoyi, Leo Mbizela and Mandla Lande.

Amampondo has entertained audiences with their broad spectrum of African traditional and contemporary compositions . They have taught and played the world over, from Israel to Japan, from Scandinavia to the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia.[citation needed]

The group continue to perform but without their former leader, Dizu Plaatjies who…

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Kudu Junction
Amampondo
M.E.L.T. 20001997
Kudu Junction
AmampondoM.E.L.T. 20001997
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Mawethu
Amampondo
Kijima1988
Mawethu
AmampondoKijima1988
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Mawethu
Amampondo
Claremont1983
Mawethu
AmampondoClaremont1983
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Giya Kasiamore
Amampondo, Airto Moreira
World Music Network1999
Giya Kasiamore
Amampondo, Airto MoreiraWorld Music Network1999
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State Of Emergency
Amampondo
Claremont Records, Mountain Records1989
State Of Emergency
AmampondoClaremont Records, Mountain Records1989
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I Exist Because Of You
Henrik Schwarz, Amampondo
Heartbeat, Lastrum2010
I Exist Because Of You
Henrik Schwarz, AmampondoHeartbeat, Lastrum2010
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Zingqi Zomhlaba Zabantu
Amampondo
Claremont1983
Zingqi Zomhlaba Zabantu
AmampondoClaremont1983
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Izinyanya
Amampondo
Claremont1983
Izinyanya
AmampondoClaremont1983
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Izikhalo Zabangasekhoyo
Amampondo
Teal Trutone Music1986
Izikhalo Zabangasekhoyo
AmampondoTeal Trutone Music1986
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