Chewa

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Title Audio Collection Description Composer Datesort icon All terms
Amulungu Acifundu |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record no. TP0278-XYZ4430.

K. Sakala (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-00-00 Burial song | Chewa | Chewa | ILAM | Indigenous music | K. Sakala | Northern Rhodesia | Nyanja | Southern African | Unaccompanied | Zambia
Amulungu Acifundu |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record no. TP0279-XYZ4430.2.

K. Sakala (Performer)
Composer not specified

1949-00-00 Burial song | Chewa | Chewa | ILAM | Indigenous music | K. Sakala | Northern Rhodesia | Nyanja | Southern African | Unaccompanied | Zambia
Tayani nyanga |

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ILAM

Topical entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "Throw away your charms." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A7).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song
Watani Kocwe |

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ILAM

Topical entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "What has the mouse done." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A7).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Entertainment song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song
Ndaonda lelo |

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ILAM

Topical entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "I am thin now." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A8).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song
Keke garu wanga iwe |

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ILAM

Topical entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "Yelp, my dog." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A8).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Topical song
Zikoli kumtu nkuti |

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ILAM

Drinking entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "Which is the top of the world? (Which is the right side up?)" Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A9).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Drinking song | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African
Yapa yapa panali kanyumba |

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ILAM

Entertainment song with Chewe men and one woman with clapping. Translated English title - "At this very spot there used to be a hut." Further details refer ILAM field card (C5A9).

Chewa men and a Chewa woman (Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | Clapping | Dowa Boma | Entertainment song | Folk music | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African
Zikoli kumtu nkuti |

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ILAM

Song performed by Chewa men and women for entertainment and is sung in call and response fashion. The song is unaccompanied. Refer ILAM field card C5A9

Chewa men and women (Composer/Performer)

1949-09-03 Chewa | Chewa | drinking | East African | Entertainment | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African
Mwendo, mwendo walowa mucinangwa |

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ILAM

Dance song for Mbeleka dance for men and women. Translated English title - "My leg, my leg has slipped into the cassava pit". Further details refer ILAM field card no. C5C11.

Mesiyasi Chulu (Performer)

1949-09-05 Central African | Chewa | Chewa | Dance song | Dowa | Folk song | ILAM | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mesiyasi Chulu | Nyanja | Nyanja | Nyasaland
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