| Malawi || || Rumpi || || Tumbuka || Henga || 1957 || Hugh Tracey |
Language and title:
original language: Tumbuka/Henga
title in original language: Mwabawoli bani
title in English: The deceitful wife
| type || # performers || instrument (type) || singing voice
| Group || 6 || -
|| MALE |
length: 3:20 min.
Ruben Tankadi Mbuluwundi
not available online
"The Sound of Africa Series - Sons d'Afrique Series"
Reference AMA. TR-54
The story is about a girl who told her brother-in-law she was going to see her husband in the Copperbelt. But she took a bus in the opposite direction and it was clear that not only had her plans changed, but her affections as well.
Octave reduced tone scale
All pitch candidates
Melodic progress (fragment)