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Zanzibar: Taarab and Ngoma Performances
Title: Zanzibar: Taarab and Ngoma Performances
URL: http://www.let.leidenuniv.nl/verba-africana/swahili/
Creator: Universiteit <Leiden> / Talen en Culturen van Afrika; Merolla, Daniela
Abstract: This site offers you a lot of information Taarab and Ngoma performances on Zanzibar. You will find the texts in Swahili, their translation, background and context information on the performances and the authors. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: • Background information > Introduction > Oral Literatures, Verbal Arts, Oral History and Folklore: Contested Terminologies of Orality and New Pluralism >> Concepts and Definitions >> Popular Culture > Acknowledgements• Taarab performances > Introduction > Kijiti >> Lyrics and translation >> Author and context >> Performance > Waridi lisilo miba >> Lyrics and translation >> Author and context >> Performance > Language > Bibliography• Ngoma performances > Introduction > Performances >> Chikocha >> Kunguiya and Kilua >> Ndege >> Kyaso > Authors and Context > Bibliography
Keywords: music; dance; oral literature; theatre; Swahili; Swahili (people)
Countries: Tanzania
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
Culture & Arts » Music;
Culture & Arts » Theatre, Dance
Resource type: Topical Websites;
Research Projekts and Research Databases
Language: English
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