Leg bells

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Bolo neno kari Koongo |

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ILAM

Bul dance song for men, accompanied by 5 bass drums, laced and double, and, Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J5

Abisolom Abundu
Luo men

1950-09-13 Abunda,Absolom | bells | Bul | dance | Dho | Drum | East African | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Luo | men | Nyanza | Song
Busumbu Balulima |

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ILAM

The song is about the miners not knowing why the phosphate is being mined. Refer ILAM field card number D6B3

Isaka Kitutu (Performer)

1950-09-05 Central African | Gishu | ILAM | Isaka Kitutu | Leg bells | Nilotic tradition of playing | Phosphate | Seven string Litungu bowl lyre | Song | topical | Uganda
Bwana Leja |

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ILAM

The song is about a government official who had stolen a cow to feed the troops. Refer ILAM field card number D6B1

Thomas Mulungo (Performer)

1950-09-05 Central African | Gishu | ILAM | Leg bells | Seven string Litungu bowl lyre | Song | Stolen cow | Thomas Mulungo | topical | Uganda
Gidion Magaki |

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ILAM

Praise song for a chief, accompanied by the 8 string Thum lyre and Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J1

Daudi Atuoma (Composer/Performer)

1950-09-13 bells | chief | Daudi Atuoma | Dho | East African | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Lyre | Nyanza | praise | Praise song | Thum
Jaimbo |

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ILAM

Bul dance song for men, accompanied by 1 laced, double bass drum and Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J6

Nyamao ong'ondo

1950-09-13 bells | Bul | dance | Dho | Drum | East African | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | men | Nyamao Ong'ondo | Nyanza | Song
James Mbaka |

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ILAM

Topical and praise song about Mbaka's involvement in the progress of his location. Accompanied by the 8 string Thum lyre and Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J2

Daudi Atuoma

1950-09-13 bells | Daudi Atuoma | Dho | East African | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Lyre | Nyanza | Praise song | Thum | Topical song
John Omuoso |

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ILAM

Praise song for a friend accompanied on the pentatonic Thum lyre and Gara leg bells. Refer ILAM field card D6J2

Daudi Atuoma (Composer/Performer)

1950-09-13 Daudi Atuoma | Dho | East African | Friend | Gara | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Lyre | Nyanza | Pentatonic | Praise song | Thum
Lukas Oliej | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card F5B-15

Achieug Mukunga (Performer)
Achieug Mukunga (Composer)

1952-09-28 Alego | Central Nyanga | East African | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Leg bells | Luo | Lyre | Mukunga,Achieug | Praise song | Thumb lyre
Mauko |

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ILAM

Fighting song for after fighting with leg bells. Further details refer ILAM field card (D6H12)

Wanga, C. (Performer)
Charles Wanga (Performer)

1950-09-11 bells | East African | Fighting song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Leg bells | Nyanza | Wanga | Wanga | Wanga,Charles
Nabongo Mumia |

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ILAM

Praise song with Indongeli lyre and Tsindeche legbells. Further details refer ILAM field card (D6H4)

Ochiengi Chitechi (Composer/Performer)
Chitechi, O. (Composer/Performer)

1950-09-11 bells | Chitechi,Ochiengi | East African | ILAM | Kenya | Leg bells | Lyre | Nyanza | Praise song | Wanga | Wanga
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