David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Interview about song 'Esibayeni'.
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Swazi folksongs and dance , bridal lament-Africa (Swazi) , izingoma zekumekeza
unidentified (speaker, female)
Rycroft, David (speaker, male)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
This tape is labelled 'Swazi wedding'. Rycroft asks the female singer from the song 'Esibayeni' about the song lyrics. The interview is in SiSwati. She provides the lyrics and explains that it is an 'ingoma yekumekeza' (song of anointing the bride).