David Rycroft South Africa Collection

KwaZulu Natal tape six: Rycroft interviews Princess Magogo about the song Uyolal' udleni? (What will you feed on at bedtime?).

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  • Subjects

    Zulu folksongs and dance

  • Recording date

    1974 to 1975

  • Recording locations

    KwaZulu Natal South Africa

  • Interviewees

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

  • Interviewers

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Recordist

    Rycroft, David, 1924-1997

  • Description

    Rycroft asks Princess Magogo how this song is performed. She demonstrates where the dance steps are in this song. Rycroft is interested in the relationship between the song and the rhythm of the dance steps. Very good quality recording.

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