David Rycroft South Africa Collection

KwaZulu Natal tape six: ingcekeza kaShaka.

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  • Subjects

    Zulu, initiation songs-Africa (Zulu) , izingcekeza (singular ingcekeza)

  • Recording date

    1974 to 1975

  • Recording locations

    KwaZulu Natal South Africa

  • Interviewees

    Magogo, Constance, Princess, 1900-1984 (female)

  • Interviewers

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997 (male)

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Princess Magogo performs an ingcekeza song of Shaka. One can her feet stamping and shuffling on the floor as she dances to this song. Very good quality recording. This is recorded in stereo.

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