Deze' Gourd Resonators

Deze' is the Zimbabwe Shona term for the Resonator for Mbira and other Lamellophone. Very often Deze' is a Gourd because of the Gourds' excellent resonation of sound vibration.

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Crossroads Gourd Deze'

See samples below...

Deze' Photo Gallery

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Burned and Painted Custom Design Deze'

I reinforced the opening edge of this Deze' by tightly sewing with wire, reed grass stock.

See slide show below....

Custom Deze'