Zither

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Title Audio Collection Descriptionsort icon Composer Date All terms
Oo Jere |

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ILAM

Humorous song with Bangwe mkulu. Further details refer ILAM field card (C5B1).

Makwinya, N. (Performer)
Nalundo Makwinya (Performer)

1949-09-04 Bangwe | Board zither | Folk music | Humorous | ILAM | Indigenous music | Makwinya,Nalundo | Malawi | Nyasaland | Pangwe | Salima | Song | Southern African | Yao | Zither
Napeza nkondo |

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ILAM

Humorous song with Bangwe mkulu. Translated English title - "I find the war is over." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5B1).

Makwinya, N. (Performer)
Nalundo Makwinya (Performer)

1949-09-04 Bangwe | Board zither | Folk music | Humorous | ILAM | Indigenous music | Makwinya,Nalundo | Malawi | Nyasaland | Pangwe | Salima | Song | Southern African | Yao | Zither
Komeka mwana sita losa mwana |

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ILAM

Kinanda dance song performed at a wedding and accompanied on the Kinanda zither. Refer ILAM field card D2R10

Singolile Mwamalundi
Nyakyusa men

1950-06-09 dance | ILAM | Kinanda | men | Nyakyusa | Nyakyusa | Pango | Singolile Mwamalundi | Song | Southern African | Tanganyika | Tanzania | wedding | women | Zither
Katelina |

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ILAM

Love song accompanied by Pango board zither
Refer ILAM field card D2U16

Asumani bini Sumaili

1950-06-14 Asumani Bini Sumaili | East African | ILAM | love | Pango | Song | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Yao | Zither
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
Ugonile Mwakenja |

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ILAM

Nganya dance song with Pango zither and bells. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1477

Singolile Mwamalundi (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 bell | Dance song | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Nganya dance | Nyakyusa | Nyakyusa | Pango | Singolile Mwamalundi | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Zither
Pango |

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ILAM

Nganya dance tune for men and women with seven-string Pango raft zither and Ngisi leg bells. Further details refer ILAM field card (D2R6)

Mwanyingile Mwakapalila (Performer)
Mwambubile Kapuguso (Performer)

1950-06-09 bell | Dance music | Dance tune | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Leg bell | Mwambubile Kapuguso | Mwanyingile Mwakapalila | Nganya | Ngisi | Nyakyusa | Pango | Raft zither | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Tukuyu | 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
Ee baba Pakistani |

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ILAM

Song accompanied by various instruments. Refer ILAM field card number D3V2

The Alwattan Musical Club (Performer)
Subeti Salim Saidi (Performer)

1950-07-11 Alwattan Music Club | Arabic sound | Clapper sticks | East African | Female singing | ILAM | love | Lute | Mandoline | Nguja | Song | Subeti Salim Saidi | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | Violin | 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
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