Lament

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Suchi | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR2162.

Small Kipsigis Girls (Performer)
Composer not specified
Chepkorir (Leader)

1950-00-00 Chepkorir | Children's song | East African | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kapkatet | Kenya | Kipsigis | Kipsigis | Lament
Sonet Wee | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR2162.

Small Kipsigis Girls (Performer)
Composer not specified
Chepkorir (Leader)

1950-00-00 Chepkorir | Children's song | East African | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kapkatet | Kenya | Kipsigis | Kipsigis | Lament
Tusumwike ku kaya ndaga |

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ILAM

Burial song with drone, call and response, and lament like qualities. ILAM field card number is unknown

Siyanaloli Sanyila (Composer/Performer)
Unidentified others (Performer)

1950-00-00 burial | Call and response | chant | Drone | East African | ILAM | Lament | mourning | Nyakyusa | Siyanaloli Sanyila | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional
Tusumwike ku kaya ndaga |

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ILAM

Burial song with drone, call and response, and lament like qualities. ILAM field card number is unknown

Siyanaloli Sanyila (Composer/Performer)
Unidentified others (Performer)

1950-00-00 burial | Call and response | chant | Drone | East African | ILAM | Lament | mourning | Nyakyusa | Siyanaloli Sanyila | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Unidentified others
Mwanawe Kalolina |

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ILAM

Personal lament with Bangwe zither. Further details refer ILAM field card (C5J10)

Saidi, B. (Composer/Performer)
Bisiwasi Saidi (Composer/Performer)

1949-09-12 Bangwe | ILAM | Lament | Malawi | Ncheu | Ngoni | Nyasaland | Saidi,Bisiwasi | Southern African | Zither | Zulu
Kwaule iwe ndampeza |

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ILAM

Personal lament with Bangwe zither. Further details refer ILAM field card (C5J10)

Saidi, B. (Composer/Performer)
Bisiwasi Saidi (Composer/Performer)

1949-09-12 Bangwe | ILAM | Lament | Malawi | Ncheu | Ngoni | Nyasaland | Saidi,Bisiwasi | Southern African | Zither | Zulu
Eremye | Central African

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ILAM

Topical song about a leper who is lamenting his demise and loneliness. Further details refer ILAM field card number D5Y15

S Mondo
Nasuti Social Clu

1950-09-02 Central African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lament | Leprosy | Mondo,S. | mourning | Nasuti Social Club | Ntongoli eight string lyre | Soga | Song | topical | Traditional music | Uganda
Bushi chihugo |

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ILAM

Translated English title - "Oh, marvellous land of Bushi." Further details refer ILAM field card number: F3X 3

Rover Scouts of Bukavu (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-07-17 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kivu | Lament | Republic of the Congo | Rover Scouts of Bukavu | Rwanda | Shi | Unaccompanied
Lefu la Seeiso |

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ILAM

Dance song for Makwaya. Further details refer ILAM field card (E1C1)

Roma College Southern Choir (Performer)
Southern Choir (Performer)

1951-05-23 Basutoland | Choral music | Concert song | Dance song | ILAM | Lament | Lesotho | Maseru | Roma College Southern Choir | Sotho | South Sotho | Southern African
Handina mwana | Southern African

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ILAM

Translated English title - "I have no child." Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP4335

Pineas Hungwe (Performer)
Composer not specified

1900-01-00 bow | Chizambe bow | friction bow | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lament | Ndau | Pineas Hungwe | Rattle stick | Song | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Vocals | Zimbabwe
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