Dance music

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Arafiki |

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ILAM

Quick step by brass band. Further details refer ILAM field card (D3P9)

Salum's Brass Band (Performer)

1950-07-05 Band music | Brass band | Dance music | East African | ILAM | Nguja | Quick Step | Salum Seliman | Salum's Brass Band | Swahili | Zanziba
Aroko wendi whodongo |

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ILAM

Nyangile dance song (Town dance) with Nyangile sound box and pieces of tin. Further details refer ILAM field card (D4G8)

Asunga Okwela (Performer)
Onge Maina (Performer)

1950-07-22 Dance music | Dance song | Dho | East African | ILAM | Kenya | Kisumu | Luo | Maina,Onge | Nyangile | Okwela,Asunga | Sound box | Tin | Town dance
Asaadahill |

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ILAM

Folk music - Shabuyani dance song with Arab men, dums and clapping.
Further details refer ILAM field card (D7M1)

Arab men (Performer)

1950-10-12 Arab | Arabic | Clapping | Dance music | Drum | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Kenya | Malindi
Askari aku Zomba |

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ILAM

Machipo dance song for after hunting. Further details refer ILAM field card (DN9)

Jasoni Limbani (Performer)
Dikisoni Malembesa (Performer)

1950-05-12 Blantyre | Dance music | Dikinsoni Malembesa | Folk music | Hunting song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Jasoni Limbane | Machipo | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Unaccompanied
Awu mungoya wetu amusolile konongo |

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ILAM

Nindo praise dance for men and women with Mulanzi transvers two-holed flute and Ndwala bells. Further details refer ILAM field card (D2X13)

Madeje Matengo (Composer/Performer)

1950-06-17 bell | Dance music | Dodoma | East African | Flute | Gogo | Gogo | ILAM | Madeje Matengo | Mulanzi | Ndwala | Praise dance | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Bacooba |

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ILAM

Folk music for spirit dance
Further details refer ILAM field card (AX17)

Group of boys at Mapanza (Performer)

1948-05-07 Dance music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mapanza | Northern Rhodesia | Southern African | Spirit song | Tonga | Zambia
Balozi na upange |

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ILAM

Folk music - Msego dance song for men and women with Giryama men, accompanied with Kayamba raft rattles.
Further details refer ILAM field card (D7Q2)

Jaji Simba (Performer)

1950-10-16 Dance music | East African | Folk music | Giryama | ILAM | Indigenous music | Jaji Simba | Kalifi | Kayamba | Kenya | Nika | Rattle
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
Bana wane namuhekesha |

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ILAM

Bugika dance song for men and women. Translated English title - "Let me tell you, children." Further details refer ILAM field card (D4K15).

Bunwenge Meng'weta (Composer/Performer)

1950-07-26 Bugika | Bunwenge Meng'weta | Dance music | Dance song | East African | ILAM | Mwanza | Nyamwezi | Sukuma | Sukuma | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Unaccompanied
Banyalo babande |

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer ILAM fieldcard F1V-6.

Group of Barambo soldiers (Performer)

1952-02-06 Barambo | Barambo | Belgian Congo | Buta | Central African | Dance music | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Likembe | Mbira | Rattle
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