Marabi sentence example
- Marabi music was born in poor areas of Johannesburg in the late 19th and early 20th century.
- Marabi music was developed and played at shebeens - illegal clubs - within these communities.
- Marabi originally featured pianos accompanied by pebble filled cans for percussion.
- As marabi rose in popularity, guitars, concertinas, xylophones and banjos were added to the mix.
- Marabi eventually split into a number of sub-genres, including African jazz.Advertisement