David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Interview about Swazi walking song.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:34:35

  • Cultures

    Swazi

  • Shelf mark

    C811/42

  • Subjects

    Swazi folksongs and dance , walking songs-Africa (Swazi) , izingoma zo'hamba

  • Recording date

    unknown

  • Recording locations

    South Africa

  • Interviewees

    unidentified (speakers, male)

  • Interviewers

    Rycroft, David (speaker, male)

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    This tape is labelled 'Swazi wedding'. Rycroft interviews a group of Swazi men about the song 'Asipheth' they explain that it is a song for walking.

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Interview about Swazi walking song.

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