Music from Petauke of Northern Rhodesia, Vol. 1 CD
"This item is part of the Folkways (Cook, or Paredon, or Monitor) archives. The original liner notes from the LP are included."
beer songs to work songs and lullabiesand much in betweenhere is
music from the Nsenga people of Petauke, in what is now called Zambia.
Renowned ethnomusicologist John Blacking collected these recordings and
contributed to the liner notes with anthropologist Raymond Thorpe, who
writes about Nsenga history and culture. The collection continues in Music from Petuake of Northern Rhodesia, Vol.2(FW04202).
101 Two Lullabies - Nzimbo zo sinsihila mwana - Songs for Rocking a Child Alice Mwale and Josefina Lungu 1:37
102 Two Children's Counting Songs: Nzimbo zo welengela Mutonta Phiri and Conala Daka 0:44
103 A Story about the Child of a Polygamist: Cisilili cacipali Josefina Lungu, Mutonta Phiri, and Conala Daka 3:14
104 Pounding Song: Two Extracts - Nzimbo za muwende Annie Banda, Ida Sakala, and Lekesina Banda 4:18
105 Pounding Song - Nzimbo za muwende Annie Banda, Ida Sakala, and Lekesina Banda 2:25
106 Pounding Song with Chorus of Bystanders Female singers 3:12
107 Song of Sorrow Velenika Zulu 0:40
108 Song of Sorrow Annie Banda, Ida Sakala, and Lekesina Banda 2:45
201 Cimtali Rhythms for Three Drums Conala Daka, Mutonta Phiri, and Ailola Chirwa 1:03
202 Cimtali Dance-Song for Young People Conala Daka, Mutonta Phiri, and Ailola Chirwa 2:11
203 Cimtali Dance-Song for Young People Conala Daka, Mutonta Phiri, and Ailola Chirwa 2:48
204 Nyau Dance Rhythms for Five Drums Five drummers and a dancers near Mulipa 2:53
205 Nyau Song Five drummers and a dancers near Mulipa 1:21
206 Nyau Song Five drummers and a dancers near Mulipa 2:23
207 Nyau Song Male singer 1:04
208 Topical Song Sholodani Banda 2:56
209 Song about the Steamer on Lake Nyasa Sholodani Banda 2:03