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Titlesort icon Audio Collection Description Composer Artist(s) Date All terms
A helehele nande |

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ILAM

Likuba dance song with Kayembe. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1238

Sino Kopolo (Performer)
Composer not specified

Sena people (Performer)

1949-00-00 Chikunda | Dance song | East African | Indigenous music | Kayembe | Likuba | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Sena | Sena | Sino Kopolo | Southern African
A Jesi anagyama awa |

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ILAM

Morality song with Bangwe wa m'kulu. Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1331

Amoui Jenasa (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 Bangwe | Bangwe wa m'kulu | East African | Indigenous music | Jenasa,Amoui | Lament | Malawi | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Personal lament | Southern African | Zither
A ka sa ngi bhaleli | Southern African

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ILAM

Unaccompanied traditional song performed by male choir

The traditional evening birds

The traditional evening birds

1960-01-01 Folk music | Indigenous music | Isicathamiya | Male Choir | Mbube | Part singing | South Africa | Southern African | Traditional evening birds | Traditional music | Unaccompanied | Zulu
A Kalukwamba musiku zimito yalula | Central African

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ILAM

Ulimba dance song for men and women. The translated title is "It is the days which change the man". Further details refer ILAM field card number C4V8

Kumbale Lungu
Nsenga men and women

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

1949-08-29 Central African | Clapping | dance | Folk music | Indigenous music | Lungu,Kumbale | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Nsenga | Seven note | Song | Traditional music | Ulimba | Xylophone | Zambia
A kalukwamba ninsiku zicito yalula |

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ILAM

Ulimba dance song with Ulimba xylophone and clapping. Translated English title - "It is the days which change a man." Further details refer ILAM field card number: C4V-8

Kumbale Lungu (Performer)
Composer not specified

Nsenga men and women (Performer)

1949-08-29 Clapping | Dance song | Folk music | Indigenous music | Lungu,Kumbale | Northern Rhodesia | Nsenga | Nsenga | Southern African | Ulimba | Xylophone | Zambia
A kawokondi nkhondo |

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record number: TP1457

Nyanja women and girls (Performer)
Composer not specified

1950-00-00 Chewa | Clapping | Dance song | Drum | East African | Indigenous music | Malawi | Mcoma dance | Nyanja | Nyanja | Nyasaland | Southern African | Whistle
A le ea Bona |

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ILAM

Topical song. Further details refer ILAM record TP0001

Beatrice Mbanjwa (Performer)
Composer not specified

Big Boys (Performer)

1948-00-00 Bechuanaland | Big Boys | Botswana | Drum | Indigenous music | Mbanjwa,Beatrice | Southern African | Topical song | Tswana
A Luwe |

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ILAM

Pounding song with mortar and pestles. Further details refer ILAM field card (D2G10)

Taines Chirwa (Performer)
Nancy Luhana (Performer)

Tumbuka girls (Performer)

1950-05-31 Chirwa,Taines | Folk music | Henga | Indigenous music | Luhana,Nancy | Malawi | mortar | Mzimba | Nyasaland | pestle | Pounding song | Southern African | Tumbuka | Tumbuka
A Magowamine | East African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM library number: A10.

1954-12-12 East African | Indigenous music | Mozambique | Portuguese East Africa | Radio Club | Vocal
A Man se Cherry | Southern African

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ILAM

Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1041

Spokes Mashiyane & Ben Nkosi (Performer)
Spokes Mashiyane (Composer)

1905-05-13 Dance music | Jive | Mashiyane, Spokes | Nkosi, Ben | Southern African | Tin whistle | Tsotsi taal