Folk music

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Ambwiya | East African

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ILAM

Self-delectative song with Mbira dza Ndau. Translated English title - "Mother-in-law." Further details refer ILAM field card (H1R12)

Fabiao Dingani Mashawa (Performer)

1955-10-11 Bilene | East African | Fabiao Dingani Mashawa | Folk music | Hlanganu | ILAM | Indigenous music | Macia | Mbira | Mbira dza WaNdau | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Self-delectative song | Southern African | Tonga
Ametela (a); Gone yapa (b) |

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ILAM

Humorous song with Bango board zither. Further details refer ILAM field card (D2A2)

Kaphatikila Kanyinji (Performer)

1950-05-26 Bowed Lute | Chewa | Chinteche | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kaphatikila Kanyinji | Karigo | Lute | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Self-delectative song | Southern African
Ametela metela |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: D2A 2

Kaphatikila Kanyini (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-05-26 Chewa | Chinteche | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kaphatikila Kanyini | Karigo lute | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Self-delectative song | Southern African
Amibede wathafunta kuwe | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR3470.

Sazuze Brothers (Performer)
F. K. Sazuze (Leader)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Blantyre | Dzonga | Folk music | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Sazuze Brothers | Sazuze,F.K. | Southern African | Topical song | Tswa
Ana - e |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F4F 10

Ngala soldiers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-08-02 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Folk music | Gombari | ILAM | Indigenous music | Marching song | Ngala | Ngala | Republic of the Congo
Ana akuno acipongwe anagwila bele langa |

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ILAM

Love song with Bangwe wa m'kulu zither. Further details refer ILAM field card number: C5J-9

Laisoni Tawakwali (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-09-12 Bangwe | Bangwe wa m'kulu | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Laisoni Tawakwali | Love song | Nyanja | Southern African | Zither
Ana akuno acipongwe anagwila bele langa |

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ILAM

Love song with Bangwe wa m'kulu zither. Further details refer ILAM field card number: C5J-9

Laisoni Tawakwali (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-09-12 Bangwe | Bangwe wa m'kulu | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Laisoni Tawakwali | Love song | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Zither
Ana mwan'ganga |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F3Q 7

Abalere ba Kabaka flute ensemble (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-06-26 Abalere ba Kabaka | Abelere flute | Drum | East African | Folk music | Ganda | ILAM | Indigenous music | Instrumental | Kampala | Uganda
Anacikamba; Kongoro wene kongoro |

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ILAM

Dance song for Nantongwe dance

Leo Chagwammadzi

1949-09-13 Folk music | ILAM | Leo Chagwammadzi | Lomwe | Makwa | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Zomba
Analipembe lyane |

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ILAM

Folk music - Dance music with drums and Nyamwezi men and women.
Further details refer ILAM field card (D3I2)

Musoma Abdulla (Performer)
Tatu Binti Ali (Performer)

1950-06-28 Ali,Tatu Binti | Dance music | Daressalaam | Drum | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Musoma Abdullah | Nyamwezi | Tanganyika | Tanzania
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