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A Banyoro na bakyala |

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ILAM

Exhulation song. Further details refer ILAM shellac record TP1875.

1900-01-00 Indigenous music | Southern African
A batsongwana famba le sekola |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM record TP0002

Robinson Deep Ronga Choir (Performer)

1900-01-00 Choral music | Indigenous music | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Robinson Deep Ronga Choir | Ronga | Southern African | Unaccompanied | Vocal music
A biti Njalasi, aleke ku lila |

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ILAM

Concert Song. Further details refer ILAM card no C5N8

Boys at Blantyre Secondary School (Performer)

1949-09-16 Blantyre Secondary School | Folk song | Indigenous music | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African
A biti Njalasi, aleke ku lila |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM Shellac record number: TP0744

Composer not specified
Nyanja boys (Performer)

1949-09-16 Bone | Concert song | Guitar | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Rattle | Southern African
A buthu wa cimbia |

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ILAM

Song performed by young girls who are accompanied by beats on the mortar and pestle. The voices of the singers appear not to be those of the names mentioned on the record label. ILAM field card is unknown

Nancy Luhama (Performer)
Mwenela Kaunda (Performer)
Dandy Boys (Performer)
Young girls (Performer)


Young girls (Performer)
Nancy Luhama (Performer)
Dandy Boys (Performer)
Mwenela Kaunda (Performer)


1950-00-00 Call and response | Dandy Boys | Girls singing | Heya | Kaunda,Mwenela | Luhana,Nancy | Malawi | Mortar and pestle beats | Nyasaland | Song | Southern African | traditional | Tumbuka
A buthu wa cimbira |

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ILAM

Pounding song with mortar and pestles. Translated English title - "The girls have run away." Further details refer ILAM field card (D2G12)

Nancy Luhana (Performer)
Mwenele Kaunda (Performer)

1950-05-31 Folk music | Henga | Indigenous music | Kaunda,Mwenela | Luhana,Nancy | Malawi | mortar | Mzimba | Nyasaland | pestle | Pounding song | Southern African | Tumbuka
A Chiwowola eciyakumi | Central African

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ILAM

Ulimba dance song for men and women. The translated title is "Where has Chiwowola gone"? Further details refer ILAM field card number C4V7

Kumbale Lungu
Nsenga men and women

Kumbale Lungu (Leader)
Nsenga men and women (Performer)

1949-08-29 Central African | dance | Folk music | Indigenous music | Lungu,Kumbale | men and women | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Nsenga | Seven note | Song | Traditional music | Ulimba | Xylophone | Zambia
A chiwowola eciyakuni |

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ILAM

Dance song for men and women with ulimba and clapping. Further details refer ILAM field card (C4V7)

Lungu, K. (Performer)
Kumbale Lungu (Performer)

Nsenga men and women (Performer)

1949-08-29 Dance song | Folk music | Indigenous music | Lungu,Kumbale | Marimba | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Nsenga | Southern African | Ulimba | Xylophone | Zambia
A Chiyora gaulani bachi |

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ILAM

Concert song

Lily Nyachumya (Performer)

Tumbuka men and women

1949-08-05 Folk song | Kamanga | Nkana | Northern Rhodesia | Nyachumya,Lily | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka | Zambia
A Handful Of Stars |

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Ballantine

The Continental

0000-00-00 The Continental