masinko is a traditional ethiopian violin. I thought it would be nice to surprise my friends in minalesh with a masinko player as a token of gratitude. It was really a pleasure getting to know everyone and I wanted celebrate with some songs.
Although Gashe Amde was on a serious Ramadan fast, which permits dancing, he had a blast listening to the folk singers hilarious poems..
so did my dad.
I have less than a week in addis and everyone seems to ask me if im finally done with this project...my heart tells me the doors are still open.