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Tracklist


1Musingasinga Yakora Egali
Xylophone – Misaki Muswankuli, Ruli Men
2Naftali Ouko
Lyre [Thum], Bells [Gara], Composed By – Daudi Otuoma
3Wachonge
Lyre [Litunga], Performer [Luhungele Inverted Bowl] – Bukusu MenLyre [Litunga], Performer [Luhungele Inverted Bowl], Composed By – Maundo Waliaula
4Chirombo Weye Nditerere
Mbira [Kalimba], Vocals – Mugadzikwa Mwanagona
5 Story Songs
6 Drums
7Hehe Song
Zither [Ligombo Tube-zither - Son] – Unknown ArtistZither [Ligombo Tube-zither] – Pancras Mkwawa
8 Country Dance Songs
9 Flutes
10Kamwezi Sensa Muyaya
Vocals, Drums – Idi Selemani, Nyamwezi Men And Women
11Kwa Ambuya Asina Keriya
Musical Bow [Chipendane] – Muchabaiwa, Remigion, Richard
12Manyanda
Leader – Benson PhiriPerformer [Singing Gourds] – Chewa Young Men
13 Mbira
14Teera Machangwa
Musical Bow [Chizambi] – Mukomondera Moyo
15Nsiriba Ya Munange Katego
Ensemble – Entenga Royal Drummers
16 Gourds
17Pfeni Nengoma
Vocals – Muchaenna Sigauke, Ndau Men
18Ufalume Ni Jambo Bora
Vocals, Drums, Oboe – Swahili WomenVocals, Rattle, Drums, Oboe – Mwana Bibi
19 Musical Bows
20Okuzanyira Ku Nyanja
Flute, Drums – Abalere Ba Kabaka
21Ntimbo Drum Rhythms
Ensemble – Ntimbo Royal DrummersLeader, Composed By – Yohana Nyakayonga
22 Lyres
23Teya-Teya
Choir – Barotseland Patriotic Society ChoirLeader – Albert Mulope
24Dale Wangu
Zither [Bangwe Raft-zither], Composed By – Beti Kamanga
25Kyenda Ali Mugenyi
Mbira [Likembe], Composed By – Bachumirwa Tugwenderwa
26Pi Mcinanga
Choir, Rattle – Teacher Training College Choir
27Shumba
Mbira [Huru] – James Gwezhe Soko
28 Work Songs
29 Xylophones
30Safari Ya Msanga-Tifu
Vocals, Rattle, Handclaps – Giriyama Men, Kanga Mayele
31Sabata
Drums, Rattle – Unknown ArtistXylophone – Bayu Isak, Ngoie Tride
32Citombe
Mbira [Njari] – Mukomondera Moye
33Hinganyengisa Masingita
Composed By – Katini WasNyamombeEnsemble – Timbila Xylophone Orch.Leader – Pondekane WaMamzatu
34 Zithers
35Lugendo Lwa Halaka
Leader, Composed By – Kasomangila Husen IshlaVocals, Drums, Bells – Wachozaji Was Manyanga
36Mong'a Kobo
Vocals – Simon Makhetha, Sotho Men
37Mitamba Yalagala Kumchuzi
Drums, Rattle – Kitamba Kilakala, Mashaka Kawambwa, Zaramo Men
38Harusi
Mbira [Malimba] – Ngayamiso Kitunga
39Manyanga Drum Rhythms
Composed By – KasomangilaDrums – Husuni Isike, Ramadhani Knuluwa, Salumu Athman
40Samandoza
Vocals [Ndau Men], Handclaps – Ndau MenVocals, Handclaps – Muchaenda Sigauke
41Mugasha
Zither [Nanga Trough-zither] – Habib Bin Seliman
42Kasadi Ngandu
Mbira [Chisanzhi] – Kankolongo Alidor
43Ali Majengo
Vocals, Drums – Haya Men, Kyomile Kabanyolekile

Versions


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SL-213Alan Lomax, Hugh Tracey Alan Lomax, Hugh Tracey - British East Africa ‎(LP, Comp)Columbia MasterworksSL-213US1955
KL-213Alan Lomax, Hugh Tracey Alan Lomax, Hugh Tracey - British East Africa ‎(LP, Comp)Columbia MasterworksKL-213US1955

Credits


  • Compiled By [Collected By], Edited ByAlan Lomax
  • DesignRonald Clyne
  • Edited By [Assistant]Robin Roberts
  • Edited By, Liner Notes, Photography ByHugh Tracey

Notes


Recording locations:

A1a - Mwanza, Tanganyika
A1b - Kikali, Hoima, Uganda
A1c - Lubili, Mengo, Kampala, Uganda
A1d - Dar es Salaam, Tanganyika
A2a - Elisabethville [sic], Belgian Congo
A2b - Kigumba, Gombola Headquarters, Masindi, Uganda
A2c - Zavala (Mozambique)
A3a - Kigumba Gombola HQ, Masindi, Uganda
A3b - Umtali, Southern Rhodesia
A3c - Itetemia, Chief N.S. Fundikira, Tabora, Central Tanganyika
A3d - Elizabethville, Belgian Congo
A3e - Roman Catholic Location School, Fort Victoria, S. Rhodesia
A3f - Roman Catholic Location School, Fort Victoria, S. Rhodesia
A4a - Ft. Victoria, Southern Rhodesia
A4b - Salisbury, S. Rhodesia
A5 - Lubili, Mango, Kampala, Uganda

B1a - Native Authority Masula, Lilongwe District, Nyasaland
B1b - Iringa, Tanganyika
B1c - Nkata Bay, Nyassaland [sic]
B1d - Kabale, Chief Gabriel Lugabandana, Bukoba, Tanganyika
B1e - Kasipul, Kenda Bay, Kisii, S. Nyanza, Kenya
B1f - Luerko Wango, Mumias, N. Nyanza, Kenya
B2a - Umtali, Southern Rhodesia
B2b - Kitwe, Southern Rhodesia
B2c - St. Augustine's Mission, Penhalonga, S. Rhodesia
B2d - Dar es Salaam, Tanganyika
B2e - Roma, Basutoland
B2f - Bukoba, Tanganyika
B3a - Umtali, Southern Rhodesia
B3b - Majengo, Mombasa, Kenya
B3c - Malindi, Kenya
B3d - Mwanza, Tanganyika

In gatefold sleeve with 12" by 12" three page booklet attached.

The album title appears variously as:
"British East Africa" on the cover and spine,
"Bantu Music From East Africa" in the booklet and
"Bantu Music From British East Africa" on the labels.

Bantu - British East Africa MP3 FLAC
Performer: Bantu
Genre: World & Folk
Title: British East Africa
Country: US
Style: African
MP3 album: 2813 mb
FLAC album: 2258 mb
Rating: 4.7
Votes: 379
Source: Vinyl, LP, Compilation, Repress
№ Cat: 91A 02017
Label: Columbia Masterworks