AFRICA IN REVOLUTIONARY MUSIC (side 1)

by Liberation Support Movement
Vancouver, United States
1974
Duration: 20:15
Type: Music
Coverage in Africa: Angola, Mozambique, South Africa, Tanzania, Zimbabwe
Language: English, Kimakonde
Contents: SIDE ONE 1. ZAPU songs from Zimbabwe - Dorothy Masuka & the Zimbabwe National Choir • 2. ANC Songs from South Africa - Ken Mtungwa & ANC militants • 3. Sindimba Songs from Tanzania - Makonde street musicians • 4. FRELIMO Song from Mozambique - Bagamoyo Secondary School Students in Tanzania • The ANC Songs include Mkonto we Sizwe (uMkhonto weSizwe, The Spear of the Nation, which is the armed wing of the African National Congress) and the ANC Anthem. Instruments used by the street musicians include kingunga, marimba, mtoji, and manyanga. FRELIMO is the Mozambique Liberation Front. The songs were recorded by the Zimbabwe African People's Union (ZAPU) and the LSM Information Center.

Used by permission of former members of Liberation Support Movement.
Collection: Private collection of Candice Wright