Helping you to unlock the magic of mbira.

We publish and host books, articles and free resources to support and encourage learners at every stage of their journey


Visit the Mbira Magic Shop for our first book, Unlocking Mbira and some great resources from other publishers. We are looking forward to sharing Fungai Gahadzikwa's Mbira Song Book there in a few months. 

Free downloads

Check out our selection of FREE books available for immediate download here, or read more about the Composing for Mbira book/audio pack (included). 


Coming soon... a series of posts that will explore the structure of traditional mbira music. Look out for announcements in our newsletter. 

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There's masses of useful information here. The advanced papers are quite analytical, take your time, and come back when you're ready for more. Something missing? Let us know

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