Folk song

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Alubi biloko bitundu namusoto |

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ILAM

Humorous folk song accompanied by Likembe (Mbira)
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2U11)

Avuwa Yuda (Performer)

1949-07-07 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | Gwara | ILAM | Likembe | Mbira | Yuda,Avuwa
Ilonge flute tunes |

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ILAM

Accompanied by ilonge flute. Further details refer ILAM field card no. D2R16.

Balekebosa Kayala (Performer)

1950-06-09 East African | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayala,Balekebosa | Kiwira village | Nyakynsa | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Three Flute | Tukuyu
Niya Babona | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number CR0689

Bantu Glee Singers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1900-01-00 Bantu Glee Singers | Choir | Choral music | Folk song | Humorous | ILAM | KwaZulu-Natal | Makanya,Nimrod H. | Natal | Piano | Song | South Africa | Southern African | Vocal | Zulu | Zululand
Isizwe Sama Swazi | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number CR0689

Bantu Glee Singers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1900-01-00 Bantu Glee Singers | Choir | Choral music | Folk song | Humorous | ILAM | Makanya,Nimrod H. | Piano | Song | South Africa | Southern African | Swazi | Swaziland | Vocal
Achachanda u' we |

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM card no. E2K17

Bassie Passeli Brothers (Performer)

1951-06-14 banjo | Folk song | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Paseli Brothers | Paseli,Bari | Salisbury | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Topical song | Yao | Zimbabwe
Mojela Letsie |

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ILAM

Indigenous Lithoko praise song origininating in Mount Fletcher. Further details refer to ILAM card no. E1A3

Benidict Moleleke

1941-05-21 Basutoland | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lesotho | Moleleke,Benedict | Praise song | Roma Mission | Sotho | Southern African | Topical song | Unaccompanied
Suzgu muyaya |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number D2E 32

Beti Kamanga (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-05-29 Bangwe raft zither | East African | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kamanga,Beti | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Strings | Tonga | Topical song
Amai tiye tiye; Linda, linda auzani |

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ILAM

Topical Song. Further details refer ILAM card no C5N14

Bisnao Namisengo (Performer)

1949-09-16 Bisnao Namisengo | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kang'anja | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African
Oo Stima ya walume (a) Mwamuona Vipya yo (b) |

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ILAM

Two laments for the sinking of the Vipye on Lake Nyora in 1947. Further details refer to ILAM card no. C5N4.

Blantyre Secondary School Boys (Performer)

1949-09-16 Blantyre | Blantyre Secondary School | Central African | Folk song | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lambya | Lament | Malawi | Nyasaland | Tambuka | Unaccompanied
Meri-Jeni wandipa citima |

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ILAM

Concert song sung by Tambuka and Henga boys with sticks beaten on a bass drum as accompaniment. Further details refer to ILAM card no. C5N5.

Blantyre Secondary School Boys (Performer)

1949-09-16 Bass Drum | Blantyre | Blantyre Secondary School | Central African | Concert song | Folk song | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Sticks | Tambuka
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