Tumbuka

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

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR3501.

Henga Men (Performer)
W. Mkandawire (Leader)
Composer not specified

1952-00-00 East African | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mufulira Mine | Northern Rhodesia | Topical song | Tumbuka | W. Mkandawire | Zambia
Calo lero Cawera | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CE3496.

Henga Singers (Performer)
D. Sapao (Leader)
Composer not specified

1954-00-00 D. Sapao | East African | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mufulira Mine | Northern Rhodesia | Rattle | Tumbuka | Vocal | Zambia
Mwaw'ana Mukulilaci | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CE3496.

Henga Singers (Performer)
R. Mhango (Leader)
Composer not specified

1954-00-00 East African | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mufulira Mine | Northern Rhodesia | R. Mhango | Rattle | Tumbuka | Vocal | Zambia
Tembo |

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ILAM

Song performed by young girls who are accompanied by beats on the mortar and pestle. The voices of the singers appear not to be those of the names mentioned on the record label. ILAM field card is unknown

James Chirwa (Performer)
Mwenela Kaunda (Performer)
Dandy Boys (Performer)
Young girls (Performer)


1950-00-00 Call and response | Chirwa,James | Dandy Boys | Drum | Heya | ILAM | Kaunda,Mwenela | Malawi | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African | traditional | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied | Young girls
Walila wa mung' omba |

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ILAM

Self delectative song. Futher details refer ILAM fieldcard D2B-13.

Japhet Zimba (Performer)

1950-05-26 Folk music | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Japhet Zimba | Kalimba | Malawi | Mbira | Mzimba | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka
Mwana winu wancenekela |

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ILAM

Self delectative song. Futher details refer ILAM fieldcard D2B-13.

Japhet Zimba (Performer)

1950-05-26 Folk music | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Japhet Zimba | Kalimba | Malawi | Mbira | Mzimba | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka
Ninthenda iyo ikana munkhwala; This disease cannot be cured |

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ILAM

Dance song for Virombo spirit dance, accompanied by 2 laced, bass drums
Refer ILAM field card C3R15

Kesita Gondwe
Henga men at the Mufulira Mine

1949-07-30 bass | dance | Drum | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Kesita Gondwe | lace | Mufulira Mine | Northern Rhodesia | Song | Southern African | spirit | Tumbuka | Virombo | Zambia
Ulele wa meja |

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ILAM

Marching song

Lamwelo Mphande (Performer)

1949-09-11 Henga | ILAM | Lamwelo Mphande | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied music | Zomba
Yauluma ndege pa Mzimba |

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ILAM

Marching song

Lapukeni Phiri (Performer)

1949-09-11 ILAM | Malawi | Nyasaland | Phiri,Lapukeni | Southern African | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied | Zomba
Nkhawa na dada |

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ILAM

Song for children performed by men. It involved being bumped from log to log and is accompanied by sticks beating the ground. ILAM field card number D2E5

Leader Joel Jere (Composer/Performer)
Nguni men (Performer)

1950-05-29 children | game | Henga | ILAM | Jere,Joel M. | Logs | Malawi | men | Nguni | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African | Sticks beating the ground | traditional | Tumbuka
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