David Rycroft South Africa Collection
Swazi choral songs: Wayehlaba yakhala inyamatane (he stabbed and the antelope cried).
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Swazi folksongs and dance , ceremonial songs-Africa(Swazi) , emahubo (singular ihubo)
Rycroft, David, 1924-1997
This is a copy of one of Rycroft's original field recordings. This tape is labelled 'Swazi choral songs'. This an example of a Swazi ingoma yebutimba (hunting song). The voice parts enter at different points in the song, and overlap each other. There is a call and response between the solo male voice and the chorus.