David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Illustrations from a 'Royal account of music in Zulu life': Umfec' wenqina (empty the snuff box of the hunt).
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Zulu folksongs and dance , hunting songs-Africa (Zulu) , ukuguba
KwaPhindangene, Mahlabathini, South Africa
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
"This song is dubbing of the original recording referred to in the publication 'A Royal Account of Music in Zulu Life with Translation, Annotation, and Musical Transcription' (Rycroft, D., 1975, Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, Vol 38, No 2, 353). Princess Magogo sings an ukuguba hunting dance song, which is performed by the community when the men return with the kill (Rycroft, D.,1975, pg. 365). This is a dubbing of a recording made in 1964."