David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Cedarville tape : Kwenacala

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  • Subjects

    Xhosa folksongs and dance; hand-clapping songs - Africa (Xhosa)

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  • Recording locations

    Cedarville, South Africa

  • Performers

    unidentified (singers, female/hand-clapping), unidentified (singers, children)

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    A group of Xhosa people, (mainly women and children) sing this indigenous hand clapping song. The original title was not included in the documentation, therefore a title was extracted from the song lyrics.

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