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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Brasho Dawa Ya Shaba | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recording) number: CR077

Chipukizi Rumba (Performer)
Composer not specified

1951-00-00 Chipukizi Rumba | Dance Band | Dance song | Drum | East African | Flute | Guitar | Ibrahim,Abdala | ILAM | Kenya | Popular music | Swahili | Swahili rumba | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Vocal | Whistle
Brasho Dawa Ya Shaba | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (Commercial Recordings) number: CR0110

Chipukizi Rumba (Performer)
Composer not specified

1951-00-00 banjo | Chipukizi Rumba | Dance Band | Dance music | Drum | East African | Guitar | Ibrahim,Abdala | ILAM | Kazoo | Mandoline | Mwanza | Popular music | Rumba | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Vocal | Whistle
Bus Conducto | West African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0739

Mensah, E.T. (Performer)
Tempos Band (Performer)
Composer not specified

1958-00-00 Band music | Drum | Fanti | Ghana | Guitar | ILAM | Mensah,E.T. | Popular music | Saxophone | Tempos Band | Vocal | West African
By Oh By Oh | West African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0750

Calendar and his Maringar Band (Performer)
Composer not specified

1958-00-00 Calendar | Calypso music | Creole | Guitar | ILAM | Maringar | Maringar Band | Popular music | Vocal | West African
callison | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0619

Aron (Jack) Lerole (Performer)
Pieter (Performer)
Aron Lerole (Composer)

1967-00-00 Flute | Gauteng | ILAM | Johannesburg | Lerole,Aron (Jack) | Lerole,Pieter | Pennywhistle | Popular music | South Africa | Southern African
Casablanca serenade | Caribbean

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ILAM

Calypso dance song performed on various instruments. The voices sing repetitive chorus lines rather than long melody. Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1000

Randolph Simmons
The Casablanca Steel Orchestra

1900-01-00 Calypso | Caribbean | Clarinet | Creole | dance | Guitar | ILAM | Popular music | Randolph Simmons | Repetitive melodic fragments | Saxophone | Song | Steel pans | The Casablanca Steel Orchestra | Traditional music | Trinidad | trumpet
Che Kambua | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0980

Ntondwe Brothers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1923-00-00 East African | Guitar | ILAM | Malawi | Ntondwe Brothers | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Popular music | Southern African | Vocal
Cheka Mama | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1160

Mwenda Jean Bosco (Performer)
Mwenda Jean Bosco (Composer)

1905-05-05 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Popular music | Swahili | Topical song | Vocal
Chineno | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: D3C 2

Dar-es-Salaam Swingers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-06-21 Clarinet | Dance Band | Dance music | Dar-es-Salaam Swingers | Double Bass | Drum | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Nguja | Popular music | Rumba | Saxophone | Swahili | Tangnyika | Tanzania | trumpet
Chineno | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: D3C 2

Dar-es-Salaam Swingers (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-06-21 Clarinet | Dance Band | Dance music | Dar-es-Salaam Swingers | Drum | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Nguja | Popular music | Rumba | Saxophone | Swahili | Tangnyika | Tanzania | trumpet
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