Folk song

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Bona Abaki | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0641

Mseleku (Performer)
The Amanzimtoti Zulu Choir (Performer)
Composer not specified

1900-01-00 Amanzimtoti Zulu Choir | Epic Euro-African | Folk song | Humorous | ILAM | Mseleku,W.M. | Piano | Song | South Africa | Southern African | Zulu | Zulu
Bondo | Central African

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ILAM

Greeting song for a chief or notable. Further details refer ILAM fieldcard number L3D12.

Mamba Desire (Performer)

1957-07-29 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chisanzhi | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Jadotville | Luba | Lulua | Mamba Desire | Rattle
Camoba Salala | Central African

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ILAM

Dance song of the Zomba dance

1949-07-13 Belgian Congo | Central African Music | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | ILAM | Kasenga | Luunda
Chacha muningwa | Southern African

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ILAM

Unaccompanied vocal music

1948-04-23 Aca pella | Folk song | Gunda | Hungwe | ILAM | Mrewa | Mugure,V. | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Chaminuka |

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ILAM

The song is said to be about the prophecies of the seen Chaminuka. Further details refer to ILAM card no. E2K-21.

The King Cole Brothers (Performer)

1951-06-14 Folk song | Guitar | Heroic song | ILAM | Indigenous music | King Cole Brothers | Salisbury | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zezuru | Zimbabwe
Changaira | Southern African

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ILAM

Frilia bow music

1948-04-21 Bikita | Duma | Folk song | ILAM | Karanga | Moyo,Zirabada Ziki | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Chatendeluka |

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ILAM

Dance Song. Further details refer ILAM card no C5S6

Simoni Zambezi Chirumba (Performer)

1949-09-21 Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mbira | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Sena | Shangara | Simoni Zambezi Chirumba | Southern African | Tete | Tonga
Che mwali china salile |

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ILAM

Accompanied folk song. Further details refer ILAM field card (C4G12)

Kachoka, U. (Performer)
Uladi Kachoka (Performer)

1949-08-14 Bangwe | Board zither | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kachoka,Uladi | Northern Rhodesia | Southern African | Yao | Zambia | Zither
Chesinen |

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ILAM

Folk music - Chesinen dance song for men, unaccompanied.
Further details refer ILAM field card (D6T14a)

Elijah Rerimori (Performer)
Rerimori, E. (Performer)

1950-09-23 Baringo | East African | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Pookwut | Rerimori,Elijah | Suk | Unaccompanied
Chibindi tomboka bwanga |

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ILAM

Folk song sung at funerals
Further details refer ILAM field card (C3A7)

Veronica Bikoute (Performer)
Bikoute, V. (Performer)

1949-07-13 Belgian Congo | Bikoute,V. | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | Funeral Song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Luunda | Veronica Bikoute
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