Belgian Congo

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Mungaii |

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ILAM

Lament to a dead siste

Ane Bazili (Composer/Performer)

1949-07-08 Bazili,Ane | Belgian Congo | Central African | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Elizabethville | ILAM | Ngala | Struck bottle accompaniment
Mungaii |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: C2V-2

Ane Bazili (Performer)
Ane Bazili (Composer)

1949-07-08 Bazili,Ane | Belgian Congo | Bottle | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lament | Likembe | Lisanzo | Mbira | Ngala | Personal lament | Republic of the Congo | Zaire
Mwasi zoba |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: C2V-3

Ane Bazili (Performer)
Ane Bazili (Composer)

1949-07-08 Bazili,Ane | Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Humorous | ILAM | Indigenous music | Likembe | Lisanzo | Mbira | Ngala | Ngala | Republic of the Congo | Song | Zaire
Naku enda na Uganda |

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ILAM

Lament about poverty accompanied by Likembe (Mbira)
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2U11)

Avuwa Yuda (Performer)

1949-07-07 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | Gwara | ILAM | Lament | Likembe | Mbira | Yuda,Avuwa
Alubi biloko bitundu namusoto |

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ILAM

Humorous folk song accompanied by Likembe (Mbira)
Further details refer ILAM field card (C2U11)

Avuwa Yuda (Performer)

1949-07-07 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk song | Gwara | ILAM | Likembe | Mbira | Yuda,Avuwa
Gitari na Congo | Central African

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ILAM

Topical song. Further details refer ILAM field card (F4W10)

Bakia Pierre (Composer/Performer)

1952-09-02 Belgian Congo | Buta | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Harp | ILAM | Kundi | Pierre,Bakia | Zande
Lokoto | Central African

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ILAM

Traditional song accompanied by drums and rhythmic beats on a bottle.

Bakoyene Nicolas
Ensemble Basengele Mbelo

1900-01-00 Belgian Congo | Call and response | Central African | Congo | dance | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Ensemble Basengele Mbelo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Men singing | Nicolas,Bakoyene | Rhythm on bottle | Song | Traditional music | Ululating
Mpopo | Central African

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ILAM

Traditional chant-like song accompanied by various indigenous instruments and clapping.

Bakoyene Nicolas
Ensemble Basengele Mbelo

1900-01-00 Belgian Congo | Call and response | Central African | Chant-like | Clapping | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Ensemble Basengele Mbelo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lyre | Men singing | Nicolas,Bakoyene | Song | Traditional music
Amana mi adu namgwetia lebobo | Central African

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ILAM

Humourous song. Further details refer ILAM field card (F4W11)

Baziri Teofili (Performer)

1952-09-02 Belgian Congo | Bobwa | Buta | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Teofili,Baziri
Howe | Central African

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ILAM

Bobwa dance. Further details refer ILAM field card F4V-3

Bobwa Men and Women (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-09-01 Belgian Congo | Bobwa | Bobwa | Bobwa dance | Central African | Congo | Cylindrical cross-laced drum | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Metal hand bell | Rattle | Wooden slit drum
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