| Malawi || || Rumpi || || Tumbuka || Henga || 1957 || Hugh Tracey |
Language and title:
original language: Tumbuka/Henga
title in original language: Pano pano tabikana mutima
title in English: This village is full of jealousy
| type || # performers || instrument (type) || singing voice
| Group || 6 || -
|| MALE |
function: narrative song
length: 3:10 min.
not available online
"The Sound of Africa Series - Sons d'Afrique Series"
Reference AMA. TR-54
If a man finds out that people in the village are jealous of him, he moves away and goes elsewhere to live. Then if someone says to him: "Why have you gone away?", he replies: "This village is full of jealousy."
Octave reduced tone scale
All pitch candidates
Melodic progress (fragment)