Democratic Republic of the Congo

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Titlesort icon Audio Collection Description Composer Date All terms
Yawiyanga, ya Kulumbata nyama | Central African

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ILAM

Hunting song. Further details refer ILAM fieldcard number L3E-7.

Three Chokwe men (Performer)

1957-07-30 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chokwe | Chokwe | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Jadotville | Luvale
Yango na mobangi |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM field card number: F4D 7

Abangba men and women (Performer)
Composer not specified

1952-07-31 Abangba | Abangba | Central African | Congo | Dance song | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Egba funeral dance | Folk music | Funeral Song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Niangara | Northern Congo | Republic of the Congo
Yando | Central African

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ILAM

Party dance music with various drums, two metal hand-bells, ivory horn and basket rattles. Further details refer ILAM field card (F4K2)

Chief Baonoko (Performer)

1952-08-09 Basket rattle | Belgian Congo | bell | Buuda | Buuda | Central African | Chief Baonoko | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Drum | Folk music | Hand-bell | Horn | ILAM | Indigenous music | Kibali-Ituri | Party Dance | Rattle
Yando |

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ILAM

Party song. Further details refer to ILAM card F4K

Chief Banoko (Performer)
Buudu men (Performer)

1952-08-09 Belgian Congo | Buudu | Buudu | Central African | Chief Banoko | Congo | Conical Drum | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Folk music | Hand bells | ILAM | Pod Drum | rattles | slit Drum
Wobowa wetu |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number: C4B-7

Putu Anatasia (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-08-09 Belgian Congo | Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Luba | Lulua | Lulua | Mourning song | Putu Anatasia | Republic of the Congo | Unaccompanied | Wake song | Zaire
Wemba Mtoto Washio Matata (CR1121) | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1098

Losta Abelo (Performer)
Losta Abelo (Composer)

1905-05-09 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | Guitar | ILAM | Losta Abelo | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Vocal
Wemba Mtoto Washio Matata (1098) | Central African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1121

Losta Abelo (Performer)
Losta Abelo (Composer)

1905-05-09 Central African | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Losta Abelo | Popular music | Struck bottle | Swahili | Vocal
Washala na kushinginyeka |

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ILAM

Dance song for Chianda dance. Translated English title - "My wife has left me and I am sad". Further details refer ILAM field card no. F1R3.

Mulazhi Ronger (Performer and Composer)

1952-02-01 Belgian Congo | Central African | Chokwe | Congo | Dance song | Democratic Republic of the Congo | ILAM | Jadotville | Luvale \ Chokwe | Mbira | Mulazhi Ronger
Washala na Kushinginyeka |

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ILAM

Chianda dance song. Further details refer to ILAM field card F1R.

Mulazhi Ronger (Performer)

1953-02-01 Bamboo | Belgian Congo | board | Central African | Chokwe | Chokwe | Congo | Democratic Republic of the Congo | East African | Folk music | ILAM | Jadotville | Mbira | Mulazhi Ronger
Wapi wapika-gitare |

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ILAM

Further information refer ILAM field card number F4R-2.

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
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