| Malawi || || Chadza || || Nyanja || Chewa || 1958 || Hugh Tracey |
Language and title:
original language: Nyanja/Chewa
title in original language: Alulu kalele mwana
title in English:
| type || # performers || instrument (type) || singing voice
| Solo || 1 || -
|| FEMALE |
length: 1:21 min.
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"The Sound of Africa Series - Sons d'Afrique Series"
Reference AMA. TR-76
"Alulu, go and nurse the child.
When I go to draw water my child is on my back. When I go to fetch firewood, the child is on my back. When I cook, the child is just beside me and may get burnt. I don't want to keep on telling you the same thing. So Alulu, go and nurse the child."
Octave reduced tone scale
All pitch candidates
Melodic progress (fragment)