Southern Rhodesia

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Title Audio Collection Description Composersort icon Date All terms
Tamba wa guta; Chitombi | Southern African

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ILAM

Drinking song

1948-04-24 Folk song | Gunda | Hungwe | ILAM | Rusapi | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Muroe wa Hama; Kurapa | Southern African

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ILAM

Divining song

1948-04-23 Chief Gunda | Folk song | Gunda | Hungwe | ILAM | Rusapi | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Skindiri se wili | Southern African

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ILAM

Dance song for Tsaba-Tsaba with guitar
Further details refer ILAM field card (A2E1)

1948-05-14 Bulawayo | Dance music | Guitar | ILAM | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Sabantu - II - Simple Ingredients (Mbira tune) | Southern African

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ILAM

Radio show. Further details refer ILAM record number SABC-HT21A

1942-04-08 English | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Mbira | Narrative | Radio | Radio show | South Africa | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Tracey, Hugh | Zimbabwe
Sabantu - II - Simple Ingredients (Njari, part 1) | Southern African

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ILAM

Radio show. Further details refer ILAM record number SABC-HT21B

1942-04-08 English | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mbira | Narrative | Njari | Radio | Radio show | Shona | South Africa | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Tracey, Hugh | Zimbabwe
Karanga tune | Southern African

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ILAM

Kwaira Dance music. Further details refer ILAM record HT41

1932-00-00 Dance music | Drum | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Kwaira | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Karanga tune | Southern African

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ILAM

Kwaira Dance music. Further details refer ILAM record HT41

1932-00-00 Dance music | Drum | ILAM | Indigenous music | Karanga | Kwaira | Southern African | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Ndinochema amasebe | Central African

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ILAM

Topical song with mbira dza WaNdau and deze resonator. "See I am crying, mother-in-law.
Poverty, elder brother, alack.
See, Sophiatown is bad, Patisoni
In my distress I think of home
Happiness to you all at Marange."
The singer sings about the conditions in which he finds himself at Sophiatown, near Johannesburg, where he works as a carpenter's assistant. His home, Marange is in the Chipinga District of Southern Rhodesia, about 400 miles north east of Johannesburg.
Details from ILAM record number TP4272-2

1957-01-03 Central African | Chipinga district | ILAM | Indigenous music | Mount Selinda | Ndau | Rhodesia | Simon Mafiru Sitole | Southern Rhodesia | Topical song | Zimbabwe
Jekanyika | Folk song

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ILAM

Ancient fighting song

1948-04-23 Folk song | Gunda | Hungwe | ILAM | Rusapi | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
Hotokoto inezemu | Folk song

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ILAM

Ancient fighting song against Ndebele

1948-04-23 Folk song | Gunda | Hungwe | ILAM | Rusapi | Southern Rhodesia | Zimbabwe
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