Congo

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Bolingo Henriette |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number TP0493-ABC12612

Composer not specified
Willy (Performer)
Johgoe (Performer)

1900-01-00 Belgian Congo | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Johgoe | Ngala | Song | Southern African | Willy
Bolingo Henriette | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1168

Willys (Performer)
Johgoe (Performer)
Johgoe (Composer)

1905-05-05 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Johgoe | Ngala | Popular music | Vocal | Willys
Bombalaka | Central African

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ILAM

Bikinya type dance song about a bachelor. The song is accompanied by a guitar. Refer ILAM field card F1T12

Jean Bosco Mwenda (Composer/Performer)

1952-02-03 Belgian Congo | Bikinya | Central African | Congo | Dance music | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Katanga | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Swahili | Town dance
Bonne Annee 1951 |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number F4R-4.

Oroclos (Performer)
Charles Ombiza (Learder and Composer)

1952-08-23 Belgian Congo | Bottle with friction stick | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Ngwana | Ombiza,Charles | Oroclos | Stanleyville | Swahili | Topical song
Bonne Annee 1951 |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number F4R-4.

Oroclos (Performer)
Charles Ombiza (Composer)

1952-08-23 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Friction stick | Guitar | ILAM | Ngwana | Ombiza,Charles | Oroclos | Rumba | Stanleyville | Swahili | Topical song
Bosco Pishi | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1161

Jean Bosco Mwenda (Performer)
Jean Bosco Mwenda (Composer)

1905-05-04 Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Guitar | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mwenda,Jean Bosco | Struck bottle | Swahili | Tanzania | Vocal
Boyoka Malinga |

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ILAM

Song with guitar. Further details refer ILAM record number AC1332

1960-08-00 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Ngala | Song | Southern Congo
Boyoka Malinga |

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ILAM

Rumba dance song. Town dance song. Further details refer to ILAM field card F1V

Lifungula Pascal (Performer)

1952-02-06 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Elisabethville | Guitar | ILAM | Ngala | Pascal,Lifungula
Boyoka Malinga |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F4C 4

Albert Lokwa na Jarimo (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-07-27 Albert Lokwa na Jarimo | Bira | Bunia | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Eastern Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Instrumental | Likembe mbira | Northern Congo | Republic of the Congo
Boyoka Malinga |

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ILAM

Rumba dance performed on guitar. Refer ILAM field card F1V17

Lifungula Pascal (Performer)

1952-02-06 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Ngala | Pascal,Lifungula | Rumba | Town dance
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