David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Magogo Folktales: Ukliphi kliphi kliphi.

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:16:31

  • Cultures

    Zulu

  • Shelf mark

    C811/110

  • Subjects

    Zulu folksongs and dance , folktales-Africa (Zulu) , izinganekwane (singular inganekwane)

  • Recording date

    1964

  • Recording locations

    KwaPhindangene, Mahlabathini, South Africa

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    The tape box is marked 'Folktales (Magogo)'. There is no other written documentation, but these recordings seem to be dubbings of his field recordings made in KwaZulu Natal in 1964. Recording of the solo voice of Princess Magogo singing a Zulu song which may be a part of the inganekwane tale 'Yimi baba'.

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Magogo Folktales: Ukliphi kliphi kliphi.

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