Traditional music

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Title Audio Collection Descriptionsort icon Composer Date All terms
Mandowa - Parts I. II. III & IV | Southern African

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ILAM

Two dance tunes for Nandowa dance. Further details refer to ILAM field card no. G1A6a.

Zhuake Nasinyi (Performer)

1954-06-06 Dance song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Makulane | Mbira | Mozambique | Ndau | Nova Mambone district | Portuguese East Africa | Southern African | Traditional music | Zhuake Masingi
Ndlama Maritinji | Southern African

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ILAM

A makwaya dance accompanied by a drum and palm leaf rattles attached to the legs. Further details refer ILAM field card number H1R1

Boys and girls from Chief Chigugwana's village

1955-10-11 Chief Chigugwana's village | Clapping | Drum | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Makwaya dance | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Rattle containers made of palm leaf | Seeds | Shangaan | Southern African | Tonga | Traditional music
Ndlama | Southern African

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ILAM

A makwaya dance accompanied by a drum and palm leaf rattles attached to the legs. Further details refer ILAM field card number H1R2

Boys and girls from Chief Chigugwana's village

1955-10-11 Chief Chigugwana's village | Clapping | dance | Drum | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Makwaya dance | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Rattle containers made of palm leaf | Shangaan | Southern African | Tonga | Traditional music
Kwaya | Southern African

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ILAM

A makwaya dance song with aggressive actions. Further details refer ILAM field card number H1R6

France Mabosso
Youths and girls from Inkaya village

1955-10-11 Clapping | dance | Folk music | France Mabosso | ILAM | Indigenous music | Inkaya village | Makwaya dance | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Shangaan | Song | Southern African | Tonga | Traditional music
Masesa II | Southern African

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ILAM

A Masesa dance song accompanied by whistles and pegged drums made of oil cans. The dancers wore skirts made of lala palm. Further details refer ILAM field card number H1R11

Girls from Macia village

1955-10-11 Clapping | dance | Folk music | ILAM | Macia village | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Shangaan | Song | Southern African | Tonga | Traditional music | Two cylindrical oil can Drum | Whistles
Abatuga abagalana | Central African

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ILAM

A topical school song. Further details refer ILAM field card number D5V6

Zakaria Kasasa
Endongo za Baganda

1950-08-30 Central African | eight string bowl lyre | Endongo | Endongo za Buganda | Folk music | Ganda | ILAM | Indigenous music | Laced conical drum | Ndingidi | Ntenga | one string lute | Song | topical | Traditional music | Uganda | Zakaria Kasara
Ogola | East African

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ILAM

A topical school song. Further details refer ILAM field card number D6I3

Charles Mboya
Kisii Government School Choir

1950-09-12 Dho Luo | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Kisii Government School choir | Mboya,Charles | school | Song | topical | Traditional music
Balandra | Caribbean

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ILAM

Calypso dance performed on steel pans. The group are the winners of the Trinidad Musical Festival and Competition of 1952. Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1003

The Boys Town Steel Orchestra

1900-01-00 Boys Town Steel Orchestra | Calypso | Caribbean | Competition winners | Creole | dance | ILAM | Instrumental | Popular music | Steel pans | Traditional music | Trinidad
You are mine | Caribbean

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ILAM

Calypso dance performed on steel pans. The group are the winners of the Trinidad Musical Festival and Competition of 1952. Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1003

The Boys Town Steel Orchestra (Performer)

1900-01-00 Boys Town Steel Orchestra | Calypso | Caribbean | Creole | dance | ILAM | love | Popular music | Steel pans | Traditional music | Trinidad
Ham from customs | Caribbean

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ILAM

Calypso dance performed on steel pans.Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1002

Alric Farrell
The Merry Makers Steel Orchestra

1900-01-00 Calypso | Caribbean | Creole | dance | Farrell,Alric | ILAM | Instrumental | Merry Makers Steel Orchestra | Popular music | Steel pans | Traditional music | Trinidad
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