Nopasile MvotyoMrs Nopasile Mvotyo joined the Ngqoko women’s group in the late 90’s. She was a new recruit and a student of Nogcinile Yekani. In the group she plays Umrhubhe and sings umngqokolo. In many of songs recorded by Dargie she is usually playing a Mrhubhe duet with Nogcinile. (Dargie, 2007)


Dargie, D., (2007). Some recent developments in Xhosa music: activities of the Ngqoko Traditional Xhosa Ensemble, and the University of Fort Hare. In ICTM conference. Vienna, 2007. Berlin: International Library of African Music. 1 – 10.

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