David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Cedarville tape: Interview with Xhosa singers
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Xhosa folksongs and dance
Cedarville, South Africa
unidentified (speakers, female)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997 (speaker, male)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
Rycroft interview singers about the song, 'Singena silala' (We enter and we sleep'). He seems to be talking to them in Sotho initially, but this changes to Xhosa when one of the singers provides the lyrics of the song. It is a rather quiet recording which is difficult to follow.