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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Chana chambansi |

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ILAM

Chinkwaza dance tune to accompany the inauguration of a new chief. It is accompanied by drums and xylophone
Refer ILAM field card C3I1

Nshila yanKonde at Mwansabombwe
Chief Kazembe

1949-07-21 chief | Chief Kazembe | Chinkwaza dance | Chitala xylophone | dance | Drum | ILAM | inauguration | Luunda | Northern Rhodesia | Nshila yanKonde at Mwansabombwe | Southern African | tune | Zambia
Gidion Magak |

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ILAM

Praise song for a chief, accompanied by rattles and a lyre. Refer ILAM field card number D6J1

Daudi Otuoma (Performer)

1950-09-13 chief | Daudi Otuoma | Dholuo | East African | Gara leg bells | ILAM | Kenya | praise | Song | Thum eight string lyre | traditional
Gidion Magaki |

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ILAM

Praise song for a chief, accompanied by the 8 string Thum lyre and Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J1

Daudi Atuoma (Composer/Performer)

1950-09-13 bells | chief | Daudi Atuoma | Dho | East African | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Lyre | Nyanza | praise | Praise song | Thum
Hulila nduru |

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ILAM

Praise song for an old chief, accompanied by a Nanga (Zither)
Refer ILAM field card D4W14

Rutahindurwa Lukuka

1950-08-05 Central African | chief | Haya | ILAM | Nanga | Nyoro | praise | Rutahindurwa Lukuka | Song | Uganda | Zither
Ifyachitile naKatutwa |

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ILAM

Wake song performed when a chief's wife dies. It includes remembering the spirits of ancestors
Refer ILAM field card C3I9

Luunda men and women
Chief Kazembe

1949-07-21 ancesto | chief | Chief Kazembe | death | funeral | ILAM | Luunda | Luunda | Northern Rhodesia | Song | Southern African | wife | Zambia
Lukizi |

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ILAM

Praise song for a chief
Refer ILAM field card D4X2

Ernest Kibuka
Naya men

1950-08-06 Central African | chief | Clapping | Drum | Ernest Kibuka | Haya | Haya | ILAM | Nyoro | praise | Song | Uganda
Machatini |

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ILAM

Lament for a dead chief
Refer ILAM field card CL1

Chopi women

1949-06-02 chief | Chopi | Chopi | death | ILAM | Lament | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Song | Southern African
Tandala limagawe |

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ILAM

Greeting song for a chief, accompanied by 4 drums. The English title for the song is The great one who should be revered. Refer ILAM field card number D4C1

Lugobe (Performer)
Nyamwezi men and women (Performer)

1950-07-18 chief | East African | Four conical Drum | Greeting | ILAM | Laced and footed Drum | Lugobe | Nyamwezi | Nyamwezi | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional
Umwine wa muski; The head of the village |

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ILAM

Song instructing the chief what he should do
Refer ILAM field card C3J7

Women at Luapula Leprosy Settlement

1949-07-22 chief | exhortation | ILAM | Luapula Leprosy Settlement | Luunda | Northern Rhodesia | Song | Southern African | Zambia
Wapezia wamabela |

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ILAM

Greeting song for a chief, accompanied by three drums. Refer ILAM field card number D4C2

Mugabe Bin Masanga (Performer)
Nyamwezi men and women (Performer)

1950-07-18 chief | Conical Drum | East African | Greeting | ILAM | Mugabe Bin Masanga | Nyamwezi | Nyamwezi | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional
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