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[Zaire, Kinshasa, Zone de Boma, Zone de Tshela, Bakongo, 1979] / collected by Norm Schrag.
Date
1979
Main contributor
Schrag, Norm, 1947-
Contributor
Indiana University, Bloomington. Archives of Traditional Music.
Subjects
Oral tradition; Oral history; Kongo (African people); Social life and customs; Economic conditions
Locations
Congo (Democratic Republic); Boma (Bas-Fleuve, Congo)
Collection
Archives of Traditional Music
Unit
Archives of Traditional Music
Languages
French; Kongo
Terms of Use
Archival use and reproduction for non-profit educational and research purposes; Archives of Traditional Music.
Physical Description
22 sound cassettes : analog, mono. + transcriptions
Notes

Interviews, mostly in french.

Oral traditions collected from informants (chiefs, judges, traders) in lower Zaire on the 19th century socio-economic history of the area.

Includes collector's typed transcriptions.

Local Note

cass 2476--2497

MDPI

Performers

Siona Nduango, Tsumba Ntumba, Mbwilu Nlandu, Luemba Phambu, Lukanga Mirubu, Nzuki Plata, Armond Sokolo Lemo Suza, Luemba Tati Vumina André, Mpasi Ansangu Alphonse, Nkuluba Manuana, Kola Kola Joseph, Makanzu Kinkela, interviewees; Norm Schrag, interviewer.

Statement of Responsibility

collected by Norm Schrag.

Venue/Event Date

Recorded by Norm Schrag between Sept. 8 and Dec. 19, 1979, in Zaire.

Other Identifier
Catalog Key: 528071