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  1. Artist(s): Asumani bini Sumaili (Composer/Performer) | Composer: Asumani bini Sumaili (Composer/Performer) | 1950-00-00 | Asumani Bini Sumaili, dance, East African, Gudimba, Song, Tanganyika, Tanzania, traditional, women, Yao, Zither, ILAM | Gudimba dance song for women, accompanied by the zither. ILAM field card number is unknown
  2. Composer: Shaibu HemedSwahili men | 1950/10/13 | dance, Drum, East African, Hemed,Shaibu, Kenya, Ndongwe, Song, Stick, Swahili, Swahili, Zumali oboe, ILAM | Ndongwe stick dance song accompanied by 3 cylindrical drums with different beaters, and 1 Zumali 5 holed oboeRefer ILAM field card D7N6
  3. Composer: Waddy Kajawa ChirwaTumbuka Henga men at Roan Antelope Mine | 1949/08/11 | bass, Chirwa,Waddy Kajawa, dance, Drum, gourds, Henga, Henga, Malipenga, men, metal, Northern Rhodesia, Roan Antelope Mine, singing, Southern African, Tumbuka, Tumbuka, Zambia, ILAM | Malipenga dance for men, accompanied by 2 metal bass drums and singing gourds. Refer ILAM field card C4D1
  4. Artist(s): Kaswabilanda (Performer)John Ouwerx (Performer)Ensemble Lolaka (Performer) | Composer: Kaswabilanda John OuwerxEnsemble Lolaka | 1900-01-00 | Belgian Congo, Central African, Clave rhythm, Congo, dance, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Drum, Ensemble Lolaka, Guitar, Indigenous music, Kaswabilanda,Albert, Ouwerx,John, Part singing, Popular music, Rhythm sticks, Rumba, Song, ILAM | Rumba dance song performed on various instruments.
  5. Artist(s): Samuel Chishala (Performer)Bemba young men (Performer) | Composer: Samuel Chishala (Performer)Bemba young men (Performer) | 1949/08/20 | Bemba, Bemba, Chishala,Samuel, dance, Drum, Indigenous music, Northern Rhodesia, Song, Southern African, Young men and women, Zambia, Zomba dance, ILAM | Zomba dance song performed by young men and women, accompanied by beating stick on ths side of a bass drum. The English title is That is why you are this way. Refer ILAM field card C4M8
  6. Composer: Taoni Chitanga at Broken Hill Mine | 1949/08/16 | Broken Hill Mine, Chinsengwe, Chitanga,Town, dance, Lenje, men, Northern Rhodesia, Song, Southern African, women, Xylophone, Zambia, ILAM | Chinsengwe dance song for men and women, with xylophone. Refer ILAM field card C415
  7. Artist(s): Seli's nephews (Performer) | Composer: Seli's nephews | 1900-01-00 | Chinyanja, concertina, dance, Guitar, Malawi, Men singing, Popular music, Seli's nephews, Song, Southern African, Traditional music, ILAM | Popular dance song accompanied by the guitar and concertina.Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1007
  8. Artist(s): ET Mensah (Leader)ET Mensah's Tempos Band (Performer) | Composer: ET Mensah's Tempos Band (Performer) | 1958-00-00 | Brass instruments, Calypso, Clave rhythm, dance, Drum set, Ghana, Guitar, Instrumental, Mensah,E.T., Percusssion instruments, Popular music, Rhythm sticks, Tempos Band, West African, ILAM | Calypso dance performed by a small band of musicians
  9. Artist(s): Alric Farrell (Leader) | Composer: The Merry Makers Steel Orchestra (Performer) | 1900-01-00 | Calypso, Caribbean, Creole, dance, Farrell,Alric, Gender, Instrumental, Iron bell, Maracas, Merry Makers Steel Orchestra, Popular music, Traditional music, Trinidad, ILAM | Calypso dance performed on various instruments.Further details refer ILAM shellac record (commercial recordings) number: CR1004
  10. Artist(s): Rabisoni Nangwale (Composer/Performer)Jere Chikonda (Composer/Performer) | Composer: Rabisoni NangwaleJere Chikonda | 1950-00-00 | banjo, Chikomba,Jere, dance, Guitar, Malawi, men and women, Nangwale,Robison, Nyanja, Nyasaland, Popular, Southern African, town, ILAM | Town dance for men and women, accompanied by guitar and banjo. Refer ILAM field card DP1


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