Congo

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Anawuya waya bule |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: C2U-12

Mbanga Maria (Performer)
Mbanga Maria (Composer)

1949-07-07 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Indigenous music | Lament | Likembe | Maria,Mbanga | Mbira | Ngala | Republic of the Congo | Wangale | Zaire
Angela | Central African

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ILAM

Party song with mbira and rattle. Mvu men. Mamvutu-Andobo, sous chef Gamubu, chef Choga, N.E. Congo.

A simple Mvu tune and a good example of one of the simplest of all African modes.

1952-07-31 Basket rattle | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk - Central African | ILAM | Mbira | Mvu | Mvu | North East Congo | Republic of the Congo
Ankimalele |

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ILAM

Self delectative song. Further details refer ILAM field card (D4B1)

Hamisi Bilali (Performer)

1950-07-17 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | Hamisi Bilali | ILAM | Indigenous music | Luba | malimba | Marimba | Songe | Xylophone
Antoinette |

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ILAM

Rumba dance music with guitar. Further details refer ILAM field card (F1V20)

Lifungula Pascal (Performer)

1952-02-06 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Dance music | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Lisala | Ngala | Pascal,Lifungula | Rumba
Antoinette |

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ILAM

Rumba 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
Apegale |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F4O 4

Barambo soldiers and women (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-08-20 Barambo | Barambo | Central African | Congo | Dance song | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Likembe mbira | Mukeso-budda dance | Northern Congo | Poko | Republic of the Congo
Arimau |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number F4I-7.

Tipoyi Canius (Leader)
Composer not specified

1952-08-07 Basket rattle | Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Medje | Medje | Medje | Tipoyi Canius | Work Song
Awali Si Neno | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1102

Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Performer)
Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Composer)

1905-05-09 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Ombiza,Charles | Oroclos | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Whistling
Awali Si Neno | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1131

Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Performer)
Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Composer)

1905-05-09 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Ombiza,Charles | Oroclos | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Vocal | Whistling
Awali Si Neno | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1122

Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Performer)
Oroclos Ombiza Charles (Composer)

1905-05-09 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Ombiza,Charles | Oroclos | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Vocal | Whistling
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