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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Hongahonga lele |

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ILAM

Pipe dance with various wind instruments accompanied by rattles and friction sticks. Refer ILAM field card number D3E5

Zaramo young men (Performer)
Pembe Selemani (Performer)

1950-06-24 Call and response | dance | East African | Folk | Friction sticks | ILAM | Mbeta | Pembe Selemani | Pipes | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tin rattles | traditional | Viyanzi vertical flute | Zaramo | Zaramo
Hongahonga lele |

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ILAM

Pipe dance with various wind instruments accompanied by rattles and friction sticks. This is a copy of the TP2474. Refer ILAM field card number D2E5

Zaramo young men (Performer)
Pembe Selemani (Performer)

1950-06-24 Call and response | East African | Folk | Friction sticks | ILAM | Male singing | Mbeta | Pembe Selemani | Pipes | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tin rattles | traditional | Viyanzi vertical flute | Zaramo | Zaramo
Ikulanzamilaga kwilunde |

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ILAM

Unaccompanied Guma initiation song. ILAM field card number is unknown

Mikengemalo Chaba (Performer)
Sukumu men (Performer)

1950-00-00 East African | Guma | ILAM | initiation | Mikengemalo Chaba | Nyamwezi | Rite of passage | Song | Sukuma | Sukumu | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Unaccompanied
Ikulanzamilaga kwilunde |

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ILAM

Unaccompanied Guma initiation song. ILAM field card number is unknown

Mikengemalo Chaba (Performer)
Sukumu men (Performer)

1950-00-00 East African | Guma | ILAM | initiation | Mikengemalo Chaba | Nyamwezi | Rite of passage | Song | Sukuma | Sukumu | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Unaccompanied
Ikwara watindi tindibala |

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ILAM

Song about the period when the Gishu were sibjugated by the English. The other song on the record is called Mayi muro sali mayi. Refer ILAM field card D6B10

Bulasiyo Namawa (Performer)

1950-09-05 Bulasiyo Namawa | Central African | Gishu | Gishu subjugated by the English | historical | ILAM | Lidungu seven string lyre | Mayi muro sali mayi | Song | topical | traditional | Uganda
Iwekeni nwama ugu |

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ILAM

Self-delectative song with male singing and the accompaniment of a Pango board zither. ILAM field card number is unknown

Asumani bini Sumaili (Composer/Performer)

1950-00-00 Asumani Bini Sumaili | East African | ILAM | Male singing | Pango board zither | self-delectative | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tonga | traditional
Izibongo zika Mpande | Southern African

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ILAM

Praises to Chief Mpande. Further details refer ILAM record TP3589

John Mgadi (Performer)
Composer not specified

1947-00-00 ILAM | Izibongo | John Mgadi | KwaZulu-Natal | Natal | Praise song | South Africa | Southern African | traditional | Zulu | Zululand
Jamari no |

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ILAM

Topical song accompanied by Bangwe board zither. Refer ILAM field card numer E2C26

Meriki Fumbe (Performer)

1951-06-06 Bangwe board zither | Folk | ILAM | Meriki Fumbe | Petrol tin resonator | Sena | Song | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Ten strings | topical | traditional | Zimbabwe
James Mbaka |

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ILAM

Praise song for a friend, accompanied by rattles and a lyre. Refer ILAM field card number D6J3

Daudi Otuoma (Performer)

1950-09-13 Daudi Otuoma | Dholuo | East African | Gara leg bells | ILAM | Kenya | Song | Thum eight string lyre | topical | traditional
John Omuoso |

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ILAM

Praise song for a friend, accompanied by rattles and a lyre. Refer ILAM field card number D6J2

Daudi Otuoma (Performer)

1950-09-13 Daudi Otuoma | Dholuo | East African | Friend | Gara leg bells | ILAM | Kenya | praise | Song | Thum eight string lyre | traditional
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