David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Nguni voice quality: Wena kunene.
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Swazi folksongs and dance , vocal vibrato-Africa (Swazi)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
This is a part of a tape marked 'Nguni vocal polyphony' which was edited by Rycroft. It includes songs from his field recordings. The collection includes examples of Xhosa, Swazi and Zulu vocal music. In this song a man displays the diaphragmatic vibrato which is found in certain Swazi songs sung by men. The recording quality if good.