Nika

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Zumani mwaya | East African

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ILAM

A Msego mourning dance song with Kayamba raft rattles, a gourd horn and whistling. This Msego dance started with the sound of the horn, followed by the leader of the group who sings the first verse. This is repeated by the dancers whistling the melody twice over after which the dance proper begins with rattles. Details from ILAM field card D7N - 7 & 8

1950-00-00 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Folk music | Ginyama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Malindi district | Nika | Whistling
Ndakapiga sinu kulwitu | East African

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ILAM

A Msego mourning dance song with Kayamba raft rattles, a gourd horn and whistling. "Keep yourself ready". This Msego dance started with the sound of the horn, followed by the leader of the group who sings the first verse. This is repeated by the dancers whistling the melody twice over after which the dance proper begins with rattles. Details from ILAM field card D7N - 7 & 8

1950-10-13 Chandarwa Waya | East African | Folk music | Giryama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Nika
Maye moyo wangu-e; Maye, my love |

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ILAM

Kafulani dance song for men and women
Refer ILAM field card D7Q7

Alume Acharo
Giryama men

1950-10-16 Acharo,Alume | dance | East African | Giryama | Giryama | ILAM | Kafulani | Kenya | men and women | Nika | Song
Muganda | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2459.

Chadi Obuyi (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Chadi Obuyi | Dance song | Drum | East African | Giriyama | Giriyama | Gonda dance song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Malindi | Nika
Bazungu banashindana Malindi | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record number: CR2459.

Chadi Obuyi (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 Chadi Obuyi | Dance song | Drum | East African | Giriyama | Giriyama | Gonda dance song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Malindi | Nika
Bazungu banashindana Malindi |

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ILAM

Gonda dance song for men and women accompanied by 4 Mabumbumbu cylindrical drums, 1 Mushondo conical drum, 1 Kaamuri goblet drum
Refer ILAM field card D7N10

Chadi Obuyi
Giryama men

1950-10-13 Chadi Obuyi | Conical Drum | dance | East African | Giriyama | Giryama | goblet Drum | Gonda | ILAM | Kenya | Mabumbumbu cylindrical Drum | men | Nika | Song | women
Muganda |

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ILAM

Gonda dance song for men and women accompanied by 4 Mabumbumbu cylindrical drums, 1 Mushondo conical drum, 1 Kaamuri goblet drum
Refer ILAM field card D7N9

Chadi Obuyi
Giryama men

1950-10-13 Chadi Obuyi | Conical Drum | dance | East African | Giriyama | Giryama | goblet Drum | Gonda | ILAM | Kenya | Mabumbumbu cylindrical Drum | men | Nika | Song | women
Nzumani mwaya |

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ILAM

Msengo mourning dance

Chandarunwa Waya (Performer)

1950-10-13 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Ginyama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Malindi | Nika | Whistling
Ndakapiga Simu kulwitu |

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ILAM

Msengo mourning dance song

Chandaruwa Waya (Performer)

1950-10-13 Chandaruwa Waya | East African | Ginyama | Giryama | Gourd horn | ILAM | Kayamba raft rattle | Kenya | Malindi | Nika
Natua muganga |

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ILAM

Mamba dance music. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number TP0607-XYZ7217

Composer not specified
Giriyama men (Performer)

1952-00-00 Clapping | Dance music | Dance song | Giriyama | Giriyama | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kenya | Mamba | Nika | Rattle | Southern African
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