Folk

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Pali masowela pano; Musaopa nkazi mzako |

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer ILAM card no C5J30

Aginesi Mkwanda (Performer)

1949-09-12 Folk | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mkwanda,Aginesi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Yao
Na lyitahidi kutengeza wena |

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ILAM

Orchestral piece and topical song performed by three brothers, playing on the Arabic instruments called Udi, Rika dance, Kayamba rattle, violin and dumbak drum. The English title is I try my best to be kind. ILAM field card number is unknown

Ali Othmani (Composer/Performer)
Othmani brothers (Performer)

1950-00-00 Brothers | Drum | Dumbak drum | East African | Folk | Guitar | ILAM | Instrumental | Kayamba rattle | Lute | Nguja | Orchestra | Othmani Brothers | Othmani,Ali | Rika dance | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Udi | Violin | Zanziba
Mahawandi |

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ILAM

Solo performed on Oud, an Arabian guitar. ILAM field card number is unknown

Ali Othmani (Performer)

1950-00-00 Arabic | Arabic | East African | Folk | ILAM | Instrumental | Nguja | Othmani,Ali | Oud | Solo | String instrument | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional
Panti | Southern African

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ILAM

Humorous verses spoken by a man, with children as audience

Aliwal North Sesotho Choir (Performer)

1900-01-00 Aliwal North Sesotho Choir | children | Folk | humou | ILAM | man | Secular | Sotho | South Africa | Southern African | Spoken verse | Traditional performance
Abanensu |

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ILAM

Yodelling song performed by cowboys in Zimbabwe. Refer ILAM field card number E2C20

Gabriel Yumba (Performer)
Fraser Chiwala (Performer)

1951-06-06 Bemba | Chiwala,Fraser | Cowboy | Folk | friends | Guitar | ILAM | Song | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | traditional | Yodelling | Yumba,Gabriel | Zimbabwe
Fenke |

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ILAM

Humorous song accompanied by three guitars. Refer ILAM field card number D8E1

Gremio Civil Chaimite (Performer)
Leader Feliciano Gomez (Composer/Performer)

1950-10-30 Folk | Gomez,Feliciano Muntano | Gremio Civil Chaimite | Guitar | Humorous | ILAM | Makwekwe | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Song | Southern African | traditional | Tswa
Mambala II |

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ILAM

Funeral song. Further details refer ILAM card no F1Q3

Group of Luba Men (Performer)

1952-01-30 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk | Funeral Dance song | ILAM | Luba | Luba
Fila I |

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ILAM

Fila Dance song. Further details refer ILAM card no F1Q4

Group of Luba Men (Performer)

1952-01-30 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Fila Dance song | Folk | ILAM | Luba | Luba
Yabulele Hiyari ngoma |

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ILAM

Hiyari ya Moyo dance song with call and response. The English title is This Hiyari dance is very foolish. Refer ILAM field card number D3F5

Idi Selemani (Performer)
Nyamwezi men and women (Performer)

1950-06-25 Call and response | dance | East African | Folk | Hiyari ya moyo | Idi Selemani | ILAM | Nyamwezi | Nyamwezi | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Vibrato singing
Tula bongela heya |

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ILAM

Hiyari ya Moyo dance song with call and response. The English title is We are talking, yes. Refer ILAM field card number D3F5

Idi Selemani (Performer)
Nyamwezi men and women (Performer)

1950-06-25 dance | East African | Folk | Hiyari ya moyo | Idi Selemane | ILAM | Nyamwezi | Nyamwezi | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Vibrato singing
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