Central African

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Baliniita ku renyo |

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ILAM

Song of invitation to a party (Town song)
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2S14)

Societe Sami (Performer)
Ndalamumba Madelena (Performer)

1949-07-05 Belgian Congo | Central African | Choral music | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Ndalamumba Madelena | Societe Sami | Swahili | Town song
Bamana kutomona |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number TP0427-ABC11582

Composer not specified
Elias (Performer)

1900-01-00 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Elias | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kasai | Luba | Luba | Mbira | Republic of the Congo | Song
Bambalaka |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F1T 12

Jean Bosco Mwenda (Performer)
Jean Bosco Mwenda (Composer)

1952-02-03 Belgian Congo | Bikinya dance | Central African | Congo | Dance music | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Jadotville | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Republic of the Congo | Swahili | Town dance
Bampalana |

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ILAM

The song is performed by a man who is asking for protection from the English since he feels hated by his community. Refer ILAM field card number D6B8

Isaya Deka (Performer)

1950-09-05 Central African | English protection | Gwere | Hatred | Horizontal | ILAM | Isaya Deka | Ntongoni six string harp | Ntongori harp | Soga | Song | Tetratonic | topical | Uganda
Bana Banalia | Central African

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ILAM

Lively dance song accompanied by various instruments.

Zazi Gabriel
John Ouwerx
Ensemble Lolaka

1900-01-00 Bead rattle | Belgian Congo | Call and response | Central African | Clave rhythm | Congo | dance | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Ensemble Lolaka | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Large group singing chorus | Men singing | Ouwerx,John | Popular music | Rhythm sticks | Song | Zazi Gabriel
Bana bayaya ishila wa Mfwamba |

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ILAM

Chipwidi dance music. Further information refer ILAM field card number: C4C-8

Composer not specified
Chende Naomi (Performer)

1949-08-10 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chende Naomi | Chipiwidi | Congo | Dance song | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | Gourd | ILAM | Indigenous music | Luba | Lulua | Lulua | Republic of the Congo | Singing Gourd | Zaire
Bana Kasadi kamwiyambi |

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ILAM

Topical song with accordion, bottle, guitar. Further details refer ILAM field card (F1M9)

Chibanda Baudouin (Performer)n
Baudouin, C. (Performer)

1952-01-26 Accordion | Baudouin,Chibanda | Bottle | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Kanda Kanda | Kanyaka | Topical song
Bana Kazabi Kamwiyambi |

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ILAM

Topical Dance. Further details refer ILAM field card number F1M-9b

Chibanda Baudouin (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-01-26 Accordion | Baudouin,Chibanda | Belgian Congo | Bottle | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Kanyora | Topical song
Bana twai musalemba |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F1Y 5

Kayoka Ladislas (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-02-10 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chisanzhi mbira | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Elizabethville | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayoka Ladislas | Luba | Luba | topical
Bana twai musalemba | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2628.

Kayoka Ladislas (Performer)
Composer not specified

1954-00-00 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chisanzhi mbira | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayoka Ladislas | Luba | Topical song
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