Episode 1: Muntu Walunga

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The composer Jessica Wells discusses Muntu Walunga, her piece for solo harp inspired by Bakongo mythology and the extended harp techniques of Carlos Salzedo.

Thanks to Marshall McGuire for allowing us to illustrate the discussion with his recording of the piece.

 

 

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You can hear the full recording of Muntu Walunga over at Making Waves, a monthly playlist of contemporary Australian music. The Partial Durations podcast is produced with support from RealTime Arts.

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