Ndinochema amasebe | Central African

Title: 
Ndinochema amasebe
Audio: 

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Description: 

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

Artist(s): 

Simon  Mafiru Sitole

Date: 
1957-01-03
Format: 

78 RPM shellac record

Format: 

00:02:50

Format: 

Sound Forge V. 8

Format: 

Technics SP - 10 MK II direct drive turntable

Format: 

Vestax BDT - 2500 belt drive turntable

Format: 

Studer Revox Interface SP 10 -8

Source: 

Shellac record number:TP4272-2

Source: 

Master number:ILAM-21

Source: 

Tape number:L-3

Source: 

Catalogue number:TR-3.B1

Rights: 

International Library of African Music

Publisher: 

International Library of African Music

Identifier (disa): 
mus1957-01-03.036.018.TP4272-2
Identifier (original): 
TP4272-2
Identifier (greenstone export db): 
8574