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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Lukhano lunarula |

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ILAM

Imbalu dance song in which boys are warned of the pain associated with circumcision. The song is accompanied by Mungiri leg bells, a whistle and 1 side blown horn. Refer ILAM field card D6B5a

Wamimbi Magombe (Performer)

1950-09-02 Dance song | East African | Folk music | Gishu | Gishu | Horn | ILAM | Imbalu | Indigenous music | Mbale | Uganda | Wamimbi Magombe | Whistle
Lukhano lunarula | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2262.

Wabimbi Magombe (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 bells | East African | Gishu | Gishu | Horn | ILAM | Imbalu circumcision dance | Indigenous music | Lukiko | Uganda | Wabimbi Magombe | Whistle
Madumwa Kulwa machongolo | Southern African

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ILAM

Third movement of a Zebekwaya dance occasionally accompanied by a trumpet sounding whistle. Refer ILAM field card H1H4

Shangaan dancers (Performer)

1955-03-06 dance | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Shangaan | Shangaan | South Africa | Southern African | Transvaal | trumpet | Whistle | Zebekwaya
Makwalana | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer record number: TP3911
Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP3911

1939-07-00 Flute | ILAM | Indigenous music | Instrumental | KwaZulu-Natal | Musical bow | Natal | Pipe | South Africa | Southern African | Whistle | Zulu | Zululand
Malala Ezweni |

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ILAM

Diviner's song. Further details refer to ILAM field card

1948-00-00 Clapping | Diviner's song | Drum | ILAM | Newclare Abathakathi Choir | Sotho | South Africa | South African | Union of South Africa | Whistle | Xhosa
Mama Josefina | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1261

Societe Sami (Performer)
Composer not specified

1905-05-07 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Ngala | Societe Sami | Unaccompanied | Vocal | Whistle
Mantole |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number TP2767.

1950-00-00 Chewa | Clapping | Dance song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Whistle
Manyanga |

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ILAM

Manyanga step dance accompanied by drums and bells. ILAM field card number is unknown

Wachesaji wa Manyanga (Performer)
Manyanga men (Performer)

1950-00-00 bells | Drum | East African | ILAM | Manyanga | Nyamwezi | Shouts | Step dancing | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Wachesaji wa Manyanga | Whistle
Maria wa Ntumbi | East African

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ILAM

Self-delectative song with Chipendane braced mouth bow, with rattle, whistle and whistling. Further details refer ILAM field card (G1A8)

Sauti Matseno (Composer/Performer)

1954-06-06 bow | Chipendane | East African | Hlungwe | ILAM | Mozambique | Panda | Portuguese East Africa | Rattle | Sauti Matseno | Self-delectative song | Southern African | Tswa | Whistle
Masengo ma Bena Nomba | Central African

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ILAM

Topical song. "Masenga of the Bena Nomba". Further details refer to ILAM shellac record number TP3964

1957-07-24 Bottle | Central African | Congo Belge | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Folk music | Guitar | ILAM | Kalanga,Kabongo | Luba | Nono,Ngoi | Small rattle | Songe | Whistle
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