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Ngoma chiridzwa chinogadzirwa nedanda rine mhango pakati rinokakwa dehwe kune rimwe divi kana kuti mativi ose. Ngoma inoridzwa nemaoko kana nezvimiti.


Mhando dzeNgomaEdit

  • Nguri (A kind of drum).
  • Chiharamba kana dandanda (Short drum(made from hollowed-out section of tree-trunk).
  • Dumba (Drum).
  • Gandira (type of drum hung from the neck) mhando yengoma inoridzwa yakarembedzwa muhuro.

Tsumo netsikaEdit

  • Kangoma kanorira kachiti kwangu kwangu - apa kureva kuti munhu kana achitaura anonatsa zviri kudivi rekwake.
  • Kangoma kunyanya kurira kanotsemuka.
  • Akaimba muimbi Oliver Mtukudzi - Pfavira ngoma zimhandara husiku hurefu.
  • Ngoma muridzi wayo. The (sound of the) drum depends on the drummer.
  • Ngoma muna wayo. The drum is (dependent on) its owner.
  • Chingoma chiririsi ndicho chiparuki. The drum that sounds loudly is the one that bursts.
  • Pfavira ngoma, husiku hurefu. (Be calm and take your time to do things).
  • Kuridza ngoma nedemo: (to beat the drum with an axe) - zvinoreva kuita zvinhu nenzira inokuvadza. Nokumwe kutaura tingati munhu ari kuita izvi ave kufarisa.

Mitauro yeBantuEdit

  • Mang'anja vanoti kuomba ngoma (to beat the drum; play the drum) vachireva [[kuridza] ngoma.

Mukutaura kwemazuvano mangoma zvinoreva nziyo zvikurusei nziyo dzemafaro dzakaita semuseve; ragga, reggae zvichingodaro.