Tumbuka

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Ka mukondo dede ka mukondo mazila |

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ILAM

Translated English title - "The spear is broken." Further details refer ILAM Shellac record number: TP0676

Composer not specified
Rubeni Mhango (Performer)

1949-07-30 Dance music | Drum | Folk music | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mhango,Rubeni | Northern Rhodesia | Nyasaland | Southern African | Spirit song | Tumbuka | Zambia
Ka mukondo dede kamudondo mazila |

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ILAM

Folk music. Dance song. Spirit Dance. Further details refer to ILAM field card (C3R)

Rubeni Mhango (Performer)

1949-07-30 Clapping | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Mhango,Rubeni | Mufulira Mine | Mzembe,Boma | Northern Rhodesia | rattles | Tumbuka | West African | Zimbabwe
Ka mukondo dede | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer to ILAM record number: CR3500.

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

1952-00-00 Dance song | East African | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mufulira Mine | Northern Rhodesia | R. Mhango | Tumbuka | Virimbo spirit | Zambia
Kaliya-liya, ndinde |

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ILAM

Story song, unaccompanied. Further details refer ILAM field card (DM17)

Hannington Ngoma (Performer)

1950-05-11 Folk music | Hannington Ngoma | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mzimba | Nyasaland | Southern African | Story Song | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied
Kalulu wakama wa nyina wakhe |

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ILAM

Song story which is unaccompanied. Further details refer to ILAM field card (DY14)

Widisani Nazuku (Performer)

1950-05-23 Henga | ILAM | Kasungu | Malawi | Northern African | Nyasaland | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied | Widisani Nazuku
Kalunyungu tambalala bwino |

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ILAM

Drinking song with drums. Further details refer ILAM card C4Q18

Patiliki Muwowo (Performer)

1949-08-24 Clapping | Drinking song | Drum | Folk music | Henga | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Northern Rhodesia | Patiliki Muwowo | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Zambia
Kamsingi kaya |

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ILAM

Singing game performed with dance steps on and around the logs. ILAM field card number is D2E5

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

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

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM shellac record number: TP0786

1950-00-00 Clapping | Drum | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Initiation song | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka
Kanamanya |

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ILAM

Uzamba dance song -initiation song with two goblet drums and clapping. Further details refer ILAM field card (DY3)

Tumbuka women and girls(Performer)

1950-05-23 Clapping | Dance music | Drum | Folk music | Henga | ILAM | Indigenous music | Initiation song | Kasungu | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Uzamba
Karukongwa zi |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number: C4D-12

Wedison Chihana (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-08-11 Chihana,Wedison | Folk music | Henga | Henga | Hunting song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Tumbuka | Unaccompanied
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