Arthur Morris Jones Africa Collection

Icila dance

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:11

  • Cultures

    Lala-Bisa

  • Shelf mark

    C424/99 [30B1479]

  • Recording date

    1950-05-01

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Arthur Morris Jones Collection

  • Recording locations

    Zambia

  • Performers

    Unidentified (Mbunda drums), Unidentified (Silimba - xylophone)

  • Description

    Item note: Lala Icila continued: How to start leading to full ensemble: claps, song + drums. See also Jones, A M & Kombe, L (1952): "The Icila Dance - Old Style - A Study in African Music and Dance of the Lala Tribe of Northern Rhodesia" London: Longmans, Green and Co., Ltd. Recording note: Original disc plays inside to outside.

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