Indigenous music

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Titlesort icon Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Zzaaya | East African

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ILAM

Humorous song with clapping and drum. Further detail refer ILAM field card F3L7

Boys of St Peter's school, Kampala (Performer)

1952-06-18 Bunganda | Clapping | Drum | East African | Folk music | Ganda | Humorous | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kampala | Song | St Peter's School | Uganda
Zzaaya |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F3L 7

Boys from St Peter's School, Kampala (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-06-18 Clapping | Drum | East African | Folk music | Ganda | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kampala | Kampala | St Peter's School | Uganda
Zuwa Woye | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (Commercial Recordings) number: CR0124

Manyika Highlanders (Performer)
Composer not specified

1945-00-00 Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Manyika | Manyika Highlanders | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Ululating | Unaccompanied | Vocal | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Zuwa ravira, mukaiwe |

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ILAM

Story song, unaccompanied with Duma men. Translated English title - "The sun is setting, wake up." Further details refer ILAM field card (C6O5)

Muchuru Zhou (Performer)
Zhou, M. (Performer)

1949-10-13 Duma | Duma | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Karanga | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Story Song | Unaccompanied | Zaka | Zhou,Muchuru | Zimbabwe
Zuwa na Mwezi | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (Commercial Recordings) number: CR0079

Nsenga women (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 ILAM | Indigenous music | Kalimba | Love song | Lunga,Yele | Mbira | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Nsenga | Southern African | Vocal | Zambia
Zuwa na mwezi |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number TP0300-XYZ4449

Yelele Lungu (Performer)

1949-08-29 Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kalimba | Love song | Lungu,Yelele | Mbira | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Southern African | Zambia
Zumbu dia mankondo | Central African

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ILAM

Dance song accompanied by various instruments.

Wakwana Gerard
John Ouwerx

1900-01-00 Belgian Congo | Central African | Clave rhythm | Congo | dance | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Ensemble Lolaka | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Ouwerx,John | Popular music | Rhythm on bottle | Rhythm sticks | Scraper | Song | Wakwana Gerard
Zumani mwaya | East African

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ILAM

A Msego mourning dance song with Kayamba raft rattles, a gourd horn and whistling. This Msego dance started with the sound of the horn, followed by the leader of the group who sings the first verse. This is repeated by the dancers whistling the melody twice over after which the dance proper begins with rattles. Details from ILAM field card D7N - 7 & 8

1950-00-00 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Folk music | Ginyama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Malindi district | Nika | Whistling
Zumani mwaya | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2462.

Chandaruwa Waya (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Ginyama | Giriyama | Horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayamba rattle | Kenya | Malindi | Msengo mourning dance | Nyika
Zulu Laduma Emdubane | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR3226.

The Dundee Wandering Singers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Dundee Wandering Singers | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Rattle | Rumba | Southern African | Zulu
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