Arthur Morris Jones Africa Collection

Bemba and Tonga songs

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:44

  • Cultures

    Bemba

  • Shelf mark

    C424/38 [30B1417]

  • Recording date

    1948-05-07

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Arthur Morris Jones Collection

  • Recording locations

    Mapanza, Zambia

  • Performers

    Kabadula, C. (singer), Mukamonze, Janeta (impeta - hornpipe), Unidentified (friction drum), Munsenje, Kataline (singer, female)

  • Description

    Item note: Bemba - 'Tupenge Ulumba' Kasainge dance women's dance. 3 drums, clapping + voice at Mapanza Northern Rhodesia; Tonga - 'Balombwana Atweende' with drum and 6 beating sticks. Leader: C. Kabadula at Mapanza. Recording note: Dubbed from earlier recording.

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