Zither

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Magayo gonalemaga |

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ILAM

Topical song accompanied by 3 Malimba zithers, Ndwala bells, 2 hourglass drums and flat tin rattles
Refer ILAM field card D2X5

Nyakwela
Gogo men and women

1950-06-17 bells | East African | Gogo | Gogo | hourglass Drum | ILAM | Nyakwela | Rattle | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | topical | Zither
Khola la ng'ombe wabadwa Yesu |

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ILAM

Christmas song with Bangwe board zither. Composer not specified. Further details refer ILAM record number AC0828-aa1445

Nyoni, U. (Performer)

1940-11-04 Bangwe | Board zither | Central African | Chewa | Christmas song | ILAM | Kasungu | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Nyoni,U. | Religious music | Zither
Ona Ndelesi uyendayenda |

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ILAM

Song taken from a story, accompanied by the Bangwe board zither. The English title is See Ndelesi likes to flirt. Refer ILAM field card C5C5

Ositeni Phula (Composer/Performer)
Mesiyasi Chulu (Composer/Performer)

1949-09-05 Bangwe | Chewa | East African | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mesiyasi Chulu | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Ositeni Phula | Song | Southern African | story | Zither
Sengere |

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ILAM

Folk song. Further details refer to ILAM field card (D2T3)

Pancras Mkwana (Performer)

1950-06-13 Folk music | Hehe | ILAM | Indigenous music | Iringa | Ligombo | Pancras Mkwana | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe | Zither
Untitled |

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM CD number: BC17.

Pancreas Makhwama (Performer)
Composer not specified

1900-01-00 ILAM | Indigenous music | Pancreas Makhwama | Southern African | Tanganyika | Violin | Vocal | Zither
Sengere |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record no. TP1523.

Peneras Mkwawa (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 East African | Folk music | Hehe | Heroic song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Peneras Mkwawa | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Zither
Nani yalakanite ifigolofu nda ng' ombe |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card no. D2T4.

Peneras Mkwawa and Son (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-06-13 East African | Folk music | Hehe | Heroic song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Iringa | Peneras Mkwawa | Rhythimic tapping | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Zither
Cinangwa canga |

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ILAM

Self-delectative song with Bangwe wa m'kulu. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1332

Robati Sabuni (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 Bangwe | Bangwe wa m'kulu | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Robati Sabuni | Self-delectative song | Southern African | Zither | Zomba
Kumande Kulibe usoni |

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ILAM

Man singing and accompanied by zither and mbira. The English title for the song is The grave has no shame, it takes young and old. Refer ILAM field card number DQ9

Robert Saburi (Composer/Performer)

1950-00-00 ILAM | Malawi | man | Mbira | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Robert Saburi | Song | Southern African | Zither
Mugangana |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record no. TP1825.

Rutahindurwa Lukuka (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 East African | Folk music | Haya | ILAM | Indigenous music | Nanga trough zithe | Nyoro | Praise song | Rutahindurwa Lukuka | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Zither
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