WORD JAZZ BANTOU
TRADITION DU LANGAGE DES TONS
Atna Njock, alias Zekuhl, has an atypical background. Grandson of a traditional chief, he is an innate carrier and guarantor of the tradition of the language of tones.
Guitars, balafons, Mbè (long skin drum), NKuu or African telephone, are his favorite instruments. The NKuu (pronounced Nkou), called the African Telephone is a wooden drum with slits that reproduces spoken languages with its tones using the language of tones and ancestral rhythmic codes.
Traditional music with jazz, pop, classical and contemporary musical varieties from around the world.