Work Song

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Datesort icon All terms
Saina we Nyambare | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP3732

Dzimbanete (Performer)
Composer not specified

1928-00-00 Agricultural song | Dzimbanete | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Shona | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Unaccompanied | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Zhiowei | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP3732

Tutai (Performer)
Composer not specified

1928-00-00 Agricultural song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Shona | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Tutai | Unaccompanied | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Mmamati belega nwana | Southern African

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ILAM

Hoeing song. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number CR0685.

Hope Fountain Native Girls Choir (Performer)

1930-00-00 Botswana | Botswanaland | Choral music | Folk song | Hope Fountain Native Girls Choir | ILAM | Indigenous music | South Africa | Southern African | Tswana | Unaccompanied | Work Song
Chinotema chichidini | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number TP3711

1933-00-00 Agricultural song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Unaccompanied | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Chinotema Chichidini | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP3712

Kusika (Performer)
Composer not specified

1933-00-00 Agricultural song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Kusika | Shona | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Unaccompanied | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Chitombi Mbuya Mamborewa sei | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0848

Babu (Performer)
Nawabvumiri (Performer)
Composer not specified

1933-00-00 Babu | Clapping | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Nawabvumiri | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Stamping | Vocal | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Ndiani Uno'Bveyo | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR0848

Babu (Performer)
Nawabvumiri (Performer)
Composer not specified

1933-00-00 Babu | Clapping | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Nawabvumiri | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Vocal | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Zuwa Woye | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (Commercial Recordings) number: CR0124

Manyika Highlanders (Performer)
Composer not specified

1945-00-00 Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Manyika | Manyika Highlanders | Shona | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Threshing Song | Ululating | Unaccompanied | Vocal | Work Song | Zimbabwe
Makandani |

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ILAM

Work song to accompany digging. Sung by men angry for being made to work despite having paid taxes
Refer ILAM field card CE1
Folk Song
Further details refer ILAM field card (CE1)


Shangaan men at Xinavane
Shangaan Men (Performer)

1949-05-26 Bila | Bila | ILAM | Incomati | Mozambique | Portugese East Africa | Shangaan | Shangaan | Song | Southern African | Tonga | Tonga | work | Work Song | Xinavane | Xinavane | Xinavane
Nyankwawane; He, Nyankwawane se galo |

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ILAM

Work song for digging. Nyankwawane is the name of a girl
Refer ILAM field card CE2
Folk Song
Further details refer ILAM field card (CE2)


Shangaan men at Incomati
Shangaan Men (Performer)

1949-05-26 Bila | Bila | digging | ILAM | Incomati | Incomati | Mozambique | Portugese East Africa | Shangaan | Song | Southern African | Tonga | Tonga | work | Work Song | Xinavane
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