Swahili

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Title Audio Collection Descriptionsort icon Composer Date All terms
Katisha Rumba |

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer ILAM field card no. F1E10

Tauni Mwenasasu (Performer)

1952-01-13 East African | Guitar | ILAM | Mwenasasu,Tauni | Rumba Dance Song | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Stanlyeyville Putulu |

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer to ILAM field card F4M

Henri Bembele (Leader)
Tinapa Orchestra (Performer)

1952-08-17 Belgian Congo | Bottle | Central African | Clarinets | Congo | Dance Band | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Friction stick | Guitar | Henri (de Bon Coeur) Bembele | Henri Bembele | ILAM | Knife | Swahili | Tinapa Orchestra
Nalindi | East African

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer to ILAM record AC1335

Vugo Dancers (Performer)

1960-08-00 Dance music | East African | ILAM | Kenya | Swahili | Vugo | Vugo Dancers
Untitled | East African

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ILAM

Dance song. Further details refer to ILAM record AC1335

Vugo Dancers (Performer)

1960-08-00 Dance music | East African | ILAM | Kenya | Swahili | Vugo | Vugo Dancers
Aupo tena mkwaju; Tucheze ponda |

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ILAM

Dance songs for boys and girls, accompanied by 9 marimbas and Kayamba rattles
Refer ILAM field card D3N3

Subeti Sunda
Shirazi men

1950-07-03 dance | East African | ILAM | Kayambe rattle | Marimba | Nguja | Ponda | Shirazi | Song | Subeti Sunda | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Tambala moja | Central African

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ILAM

Dingala town dance in which the subject is focused on women who tie their head scarves in different ways. Refer ILAM field card F1T5

Jean Bosco Mwenda (Performer)

1952-02-03 Belgian Congo | Bottle | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Dingala | Guitar | ILAM | Katanga | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Swahili | Town dance
Baadina |

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ILAM

Duo sung as introduction to a ceremony accompanied by small orchestra. Further details refer to ILAM field card no. D3F21.

Egyptian Musical Club (Performer)

1950-06-25 Amberon,Bom | Daressalaam | Duo | East African | Egyptian Music Club | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Arafiki |

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ILAM

East African Quick Step

Salum Seliman (Performer/Leader)
Salum's Brass Band (Performer)

1950-07-05 East African | ILAM | Nguja | Quick Step | Salum Seliman | Salum's Brass Band | Swahili | Zanziba
Luka nipe nafasi bwana |

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ILAM

Euro/African Dance Song
Further details refer ILAM field card (D7R3)

Joseph Silasi (Composer)/Performer/Leader)
Rhythm Experts Band (Performer)

1950-10-17 Double Bass | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Kenya | Mandoline | Mombasa | Rhythm Experts Band | Silasi,Joseph | Swahili
Hoe hoe |

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ILAM

Farewell song. Further details refer to ILAM field card D7N

Mwana Bibi (Composer)
Swahili women (Performer)

1950-10-13 Clapping | Cylindrical Drum | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Kenya | Mwana Bibi | Swahili | Swahili
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