David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Stylistic continuity- musical examples for paper: makhweyane solo.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:23:09

  • Cultures

    Swazi

  • Shelf mark

    C811/102

  • Subjects

    Swazi folksongs and dance , musical bow songs-Africa (Swazi) , makhweyane

  • Recording date

    1964-02-27

  • Recording locations

    South Africa

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    This recording is a part of a collection of musical examples which Rycroft has taken from his field recordings to accompany his paper called 'Stylistic continuity'. This is a dubbing of a recording made in 1964. This is a recording of a Swazi male singing a solo song, self-accompanied on the makhweyane musical bow.

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Stylistic continuity- musical examples for paper: makhweyane solo.

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