Tumbuka

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Tanguvwa waka mbiri Suliamu wali ku Nkana |

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ILAM

Malipenga dance for men, accompanied by 2 metal bass drums and singing gourds. Refer ILAM field card C4D1

Waddy Kajawa Chirwa
Tumbuka Henga men at Roan Antelope Mine

1949-08-11 bass | Chirwa,Waddy Kajawa | dance | Drum | gourds | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Malipenga | men | metal | Northern Rhodesia | Roan Antelope Mine | singing | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Zambia
Tapulika Chiwawa |

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ILAM

Adaptation of European tune. Further details refer ILAM field card no. F1B-5.

Church of Central African Presbyterian Choir (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-01-10 Christian hymn | Church of Central Africa Presbyterian Choir | Henga | ILAM | Northern Rhodesia | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka | Zimbabwe
Tapulika Chuvawa |

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ILAM

A tune adapted from a European song

Church of Central Africa Presbyterian Choir (Performer)

1952-01-10 Church of Central Africa Presbyterian Choir | Henga | Hymn | ILAM | Luanshya | Northen Rhodesia | Southern African | Tumbuka | Zambia
Tawanyinu jikulira |

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ILAM

Concert song. Further details refer ILAM card no C5J25

R. Thindwa (Performer)

1949-09-12 Concert song | ILAM | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Thindwa,Robati | Tumbuka | Tumbuka
Tawikana mutima pano |

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ILAM

Topical song. Further details refer to ILAM field card (F1F7)

George Chamanganga (Composer)

1952-01-15 Chamanganga,George | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Livingstonia | Malawi | Mbuluwundi,Reuben Tancard | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song | Tumbuka | Tumbuku
Tawikana mutima pano |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F1F 7

Reuben Tancard Mbuluwundi (Performer)
George Chamanganga (Composer)

1952-01-15 Chamanganga,George | East African | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Livingstone | Malawi | Mbuluwundi,Reuben Tancard | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied
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
Tikuonga Mwacipoka wakoma |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1195

Tumbuka men (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-00-00 Concert song | East African | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied
Tili kwamba kale kuti muvwale waiti |

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ILAM

Dance song for Muwuso dance for men accomponied by singing gourds. Translated English title - "Time and again we have told you to wear white clothes". Further details refer ILAM field card no. C4F4.

Lungu, A (Performer)
Alfred Lungu (Performer)

1949-08-13 Dance song | Drum | Folk music | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lungu,Alfred | Ndola | Northern Rhodesia | Singing Gourd | Southern African | Tumbuka | Zambia
Timwepo tabene tabene |

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ILAM

Drinking song with clapping. Further details refer to ILAM field card (C3Z)

W. Gondure (Leader)

1949-08-05 Clapping | Gondure,W. | ILAM | Kamanga | Northern Rhodesia | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | West African | Wusakili Compound | Zimbabwe
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