Folk

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A Banda |

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ILAM

Wedding song performed when bride is taken to the house of the groom. Song starts with solo voice and is later joined by a group of singer. ILAM field card number is D2E6

Lucy Nyamangwe (Performer)
Tonga girls (Performer)

1950-05-29 Drum | Escorting | Folk | ILAM | Malawi | Nyamangwe,Lucy | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African | Tonga | Tonga | wedding
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
Chansi cha nzige |

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ILAM

Pipe dance with various wind instruments accompanied by rattles and friction sticks. This is a copy of the TP2472. ILAM field card number is unknown

Zaramo young men (Performer)
Pembe Selemani (Performer)

1950-06-24 Call and response | East African | Folk | Friction sticks | ILAM | Pembe Selemani | Pipes | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tin rattles | traditional | Viyanzi vertical flute | Zaramo | Zaramo
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
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
Hongahonga lele |

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ILAM

Pipe dance with various wind instruments accompanied by rattles and friction sticks. Refer ILAM field card number D3E5

Zaramo young men (Performer)
Pembe Selemani (Performer)

1950-06-24 Call and response | dance | East African | Folk | Friction sticks | ILAM | Mbeta | Pembe Selemani | Pipes | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tin rattles | traditional | Viyanzi vertical flute | Zaramo | Zaramo
Hongahonga lele |

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ILAM

Pipe dance with various wind instruments accompanied by rattles and friction sticks. This is a copy of the TP2474. Refer ILAM field card number D2E5

Zaramo young men (Performer)
Pembe Selemani (Performer)

1950-06-24 Call and response | East African | Folk | Friction sticks | ILAM | Male singing | Mbeta | Pembe Selemani | Pipes | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tin rattles | traditional | Viyanzi vertical flute | Zaramo | Zaramo
Jamari no |

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ILAM

Topical song accompanied by Bangwe board zither. Refer ILAM field card numer E2C26

Meriki Fumbe (Performer)

1951-06-06 Bangwe board zither | Folk | ILAM | Meriki Fumbe | Petrol tin resonator | Sena | Song | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Ten strings | topical | traditional | Zimbabwe
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
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
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