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Wimoweh - Sam Sklair - Gumboot Dance

03.12.2019 8 By Yozshujar

Label: RCA - 38-030 • Format: Vinyl LP • Country: South Africa • Genre: Jazz, Folk, World, & Country • Style: African, Easy Listening
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Just happened across this posting. As a child in the late 60's early 70's I lived in South Africa. The Gumboot Dance was a firm favourite with my parents and was often playing in the house. There was a second album "Gum Boot Dance 2" of a similar type Wimoweh - Sam Sklair - Gumboot Dance music.

I still have both records Crying In The Chapel - Various - Tribute To Elvis do occasionally play them. Post a Comment. Thursday, April 26, Sam Sklair. It's a mixture of traditional "kwela" South African township jive and big band brass in the style of Bert Kaempfert.

Indeed, one DJ XS - Dub Plate Sessions the tunes here is an old Kaempfert hit "Swingin' Safari".

It's on the RCA Victor label - released in Very little found on the internet about Sklair so will quote the short blurb on the back of the LP sleeve which says- "Composer-instrumentalist-arranger-conductor. Born in England, he has lived in South Africa for many years. He has long been interested in the music and rhythms of Africa, and has written musical scores for many film, radio and television documentaries. He is today looked upon as one of the country's foremost authorities on the subject of African music.

This, allied to his many other talents, makes him the one person equipped to have undertaken a record such as this. In addition to arranging and conducting this happy blend of Africa and the West, sam himself plays all the African instruments on this record. Posted by Wastedpapiers at AM. Newer Post Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments Atom.

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  • Faelar says:
    South African: Gumboot dance Gumboot dance developed from traditional African roots, to become a part of urban South African working-class culture. The practice began with rural laborers who came to work at the gold mines of Witwatersrand in South Africa. They brought with them strong traditions of rhythm, song, and dance. Facing oppression.
  • Fauran says:
    Sam Sklair - Gumboot Dance Vinyl Lp Record - Opened - Very-good Quality. Record -VG+ Cover - G+ TracklistA1 Zambesi A2 Meadowlands A3 Skokiaan A4 Tula Baba A5 Wimoweh A6 Gumboot Dance B1 Swingin' Safari B2 .
  • Netilar says:
    Oct 16,  · Choreographed by Ross Brown 2 Wall - 32 Counts Absolute Beginner Line Dance Choreographed to The Lion Sleeps Tonight (Wimoweh) by Barbados.
  • Zujind says:
    Apr 26,  · In addition to arranging and conducting this happy blend of Africa and the West, sam himself plays all the African instruments on this record." Sam Sklair - Swingin' Safari Sam Sklair - Zambesi Sam Sklair - Meadowlands Sam Sklair - Gumboot Dance These SendSpace files are available for seven days or until exhausted.
  • Kijas says:
    Sep 14,  · Sam Sklair -Grazing In The Grass. Sam Sklair -I can’t help myself. When Sam Sklair made ‘Gumboot Dance’ the sound, tailored to fit the African style of the numbers, caught the ear of record buyers in many parts of the world, and the demand for more of the ‘Gumboot Sound’ became irresistible.
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    Listen to music from Sam Sklair like Zulu Warrior, Wimoweh & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Sam Sklair.
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    View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Gatefold Vinyl release of Gumboot Dance on Discogs.4/4(1).

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