Swahili

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Bwana ukunipa usitie moyoni |

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ILAM

Muslim prayer accompanied by various instruments including one that sounds like a xylophone. Refer ILAM field card number D4B4

Omari Mweinyioembe (Performer)
Yasini Simba (Performer)
Hamisi Mrisho (Performer)

1950-07-17 Basket rattle | chant | East African | Framed drum | Hamisi Mrisho | ILAM | Laced drum | Metal cylindrical drum | Muslim | Nguja | Omari Mweinyioembe | prayer | religious | Song | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | traditional | Xylophone | Yasini Simba
Cha mpera mpenzi |

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ILAM

Love song. Further details refer to ILAM field card F3F

1952-06-01 Central African | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Kenya | Mombasa | Obiero,Lang | Rattle | Swahili
Chama mikiingiya |

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ILAM

Translated English title - "In your company." Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1412

Dar-Es-Salaam Jazz Band (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 Band music | banjo | Dar-es-Salaam Jazz Band | Drum | East African | Gourd | Guitar | Horn | ILAM | Instrumental | Nguja | Rattle | Rumba | Shabari Abdullah | Singing horn | Stick | Swahili | Swahili rumba | Violin | Zanziba
Chama nikiingiya |

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ILAM

Swahili rumba dance performed by Dar es Salaam Jazz Band
Refer ILAM field card D3T3

Dar es Salaam Jazz Band
Shabani Abdallah

1950-07-09 Dar-es-Salaam Jazz Band | East African | ILAM | Nguja | orchestral | Rumba | Shabani Abdullah | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Chama nikungiya |

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ILAM

Swahili Rumba with accompaniment. Further details refer ILAM field card no. D3T3

Dar es Salaam Jazz Band (Performer)

1950-07-04 Dance Band | Dance music | Dar-es-Salaam Jazz Band | East African | ILAM | Nguja | Rumba | Shabani Abdullah | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Champele mpenzi |

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ILAM

Town dance performed by a man who is accompanied by the pango board zither. ILAM field card number is unknown

Asumani bini Sumaili (Composer/Performer)

1950-00-00 Asumani Bini Sumaili | dance | East African | ILAM | Male singing | men and women | Nyakyusa | Pango board zither | Popular | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania | town
Champele Mpenzi |

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ILAM

Translated into English "Champele, my love"
Further details refer to ILAM filed card number XYZ6166

Composer not specified
Aumani bini Sumaila

1950-05-14 Asumani Bini Sumaili | Dance song | East African | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mtengula | Nguja | Portuguese East Africa | Strings | Swahili | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Champele mpezi (Side I) |

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ILAM

Swahili Rumba

Ally K. Sykes (Performer)

1950-06-21 Dar-es-Salaam Swingers | Daressalaam | East African | ILAM | Nguja | Rumba | Swahili | Sykes,Ally K. | Tanganyika | Tanzania
Chant en l'honeurs des martyrs de l'Uganda |

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ILAM

Religios song (Antienne) by choir of 200 boys.
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2S9)

Chanteurs a la Croix de Cuivre (Performer)
Singers of the Copper Cross (Performer)
Joseph Kiwele (Composer)
Kiwele, J. (Composer)


1949-07-05 Central African | Chanteurs a la Croix de Cuivre | Choral music | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Hymn | ILAM | Kiwele,Joseph | Nguja | Religious music | Singers of the Copper Cross | Swahili
Chant en'honneur des martyrs de l'Uganda |

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ILAM

Male choir with drum accompaniment
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2S9)

Chanteurs a la Croix de Cuivre (Performer)
Singers of the Copper Cross (Performer)
Joseph Kiwele (Composer)
Kiwele,J. (Composer)


1949-07-05 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chanteurs a la Croix de Cuivre | Choral music | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | ILAM | Kiwele,Joseph | Nguja | Religious music | Singers of the Copper Cross | Swahili
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