Indigenous music

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Zenda | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR3320.

Willie Gumede & Co
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 ILAM | Indigenous music | Rattle | Rumba | Southern African | Willie Gumede | Willie Gumede & Co | Zulu
Zhiowei | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP3732

Tutai (Performer)
Composer not specified

1928-00-00 Agricultural song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Shona | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Tutai | Unaccompanied | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Zhiowele |

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM reel number: A70.

Performer not specified
Hugh Tracey (Composer)

1933-00-00 Bikila | ILAM | Indigenous music | Rattle | South Rhodesia | Southern African | Tracey, Hugh | Vocal | Zimbabwe
Zibomvana Ziyaluma | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1020

Manxele Qwabe & her cruel witchdoctors
Manxele Qwabe(Composer)

1905-05-13 Ceskei | Clapping | Drum | Eastern Cape | ILAM | Indigenous music | Manxele Qwabe | Manxele Qwabe & her cruel witchdoctors | Pondo | Pondolond | South Africa | Southern African | Transkei | Vocal | Xhosa
Zibomvana Ziyaluma | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1020

Manxele Qwabe & her cruel witchdoctors
Manxele Qwabe(Composer)

1905-05-13 Ceskei | Clapping | Eastern Cape | ILAM | Indigenous music | Manxele Qwabe | Manxele Qwabe & her cruel witchdoctors | Pondo | Pondolond | South Africa | Southern African | Transkei | Vocal | Xhosa
Zikoli kumtu nkuti |

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ILAM

Drinking entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "Which is the top of the world? (Which is the right side up?)" Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A9).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Drinking song | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African
Zikoli kumtu nkuti |

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ILAM

Song performed by Chewa men and women for entertainment and is sung in call and response fashion. The song is unaccompanied. Refer ILAM field card C5A9

Chewa men and women (Composer/Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | drinking | East African | Entertainment | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African
Zilo | Central African

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ILAM

Topical song. Further details refer ILAM field card F4W-2

Mozua Manzali, Chief Gatanga and Mongonika (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-09-02 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chief Gatanga Mongonika | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Folk song | Hand clapping | Harp | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kundi harp | Mozua Manzali | Strings | Topical song | Zande | Zande
Zilungile |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2883.

Arnold brothers (Performer)

1956-00-00 Arnold brothers | ILAM | Indigenous music
Zimba we na manyama |

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ILAM

Musondo dance music. Further details refer ILAM field card number: C4G-18

Sikwaza Mudalaswale (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-08-14 Circumcision dance | Clapping | Dance song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Musondo | Ngwana | Ngwana | Northern Rhodesia | Sikwaza Mudalaswale | Southern African | Swahili | Swahili | Zambia
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