David Rycroft South Africa Collection

Shaye umoya (The Wind is Blowing) - David Rycroft South Africa Field Recordings

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  • Cultures

    Swazi, South Africa

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  • Subjects

    Swazi folksongs and dance, musical bows - Africa (Swazi), makhweyane

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  • Recording locations

    Swaziland, Sound Africa

  • Performers

    Kunene, Agnes (singer, female, makhweyane musical bow)

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Agnes Kunene sings a Swazi song. She is self-accompanied on the makhweyane bow. She sings with a very soft voice.

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