David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Discussion about Lolusweti.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:12:18

  • Cultures

    Swazi

  • Shelf mark

    C811/90

  • Subjects

    Swazi folksongs and dance

  • Recording date

    1977

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Swaziland II: This a discussion about the Swazi umlolotelo. Some of the female singers explain the meaning behind the song, the lyrics are very poetic. Rycroft asks the singers for their names, the names are transcribed as follows from the conversation: Cynthia Phiz' Selidladla; Anna Nozizwent' ezinde; Barnabus Nduduze Nyoni; Umavela Mcina Babe.

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Discussion about Lolusweti.

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