Folk music

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Titlesort icon Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Zzaaya | East African

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ILAM

Humorous song with clapping and drum. Further detail refer ILAM field card F3L7

Boys of St Peter's school, Kampala (Performer)

1952-06-18 Bunganda | Clapping | Drum | East African | Folk music | Ganda | Humorous | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kampala | Song | St Peter's School | Uganda
Zzaaya |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F3L 7

Boys from St Peter's School, Kampala (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-06-18 Clapping | Drum | East African | Folk music | Ganda | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kampala | Kampala | St Peter's School | Uganda
Zwirinani kufa | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR3423.

Rhodesian Glee Singers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Folk music | ILAM | Rhodesian Glee Singers | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Zuwa Woye | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (Commercial Recordings) number: CR0124

Manyika Highlanders (Performer)
Composer not specified

1945-00-00 Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Manyika | Manyika Highlanders | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Ululating | Unaccompanied | Vocal | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Zuwa ravira, mukaiwe |

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ILAM

Story song, unaccompanied with Duma men. Translated English title - "The sun is setting, wake up." Further details refer ILAM field card (C6O5)

Muchuru Zhou (Performer)
Zhou, M. (Performer)

1949-10-13 Duma | Duma | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Karanga | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Story Song | Unaccompanied | Zaka | Zhou,Muchuru | Zimbabwe
Zuwa na mwezi |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number TP0300-XYZ4449

Yelele Lungu (Performer)

1949-08-29 Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kalimba | Love song | Lungu,Yelele | Mbira | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Southern African | Zambia
Zumani mwaya | East African

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ILAM

A Msego mourning dance song with Kayamba raft rattles, a gourd horn and whistling. This Msego dance started with the sound of the horn, followed by the leader of the group who sings the first verse. This is repeated by the dancers whistling the melody twice over after which the dance proper begins with rattles. Details from ILAM field card D7N - 7 & 8

1950-00-00 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Folk music | Ginyama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Malindi district | Nika | Whistling
Zonki Ntaba | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR3817.

Alexander (Performer)
Stanford (Performer)
L. Alexander (Composer)

1930-00-00 Alexander,L. | Folk music | Guitar | ILAM | South Africa | Southern African | Stanford | Zulu
Zobuya | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: TS1198.

Nontombi Dlamini and Her Party (Performer)
Composer not specified

1920-00-00 Dlamini,Nontombi | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | South Africa | Southern African | Zulu
Ziriya |

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ILAM

Mashawi dance song with Njari mbira. Further details refer ILAM field card number: C6M-2

Saimoni Mashoka (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-10-11 Dance song | Folk music | Hera | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mashawi | Mashoka,Saimoni | Mbira | Njari | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
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