Ekele Maria (Ave Maria in Central Igbo Language)
Choir; Nigeria; Sacred Music
IBO - Igbo
Recorded on October 15, 2013 at the University of Lagos. This day of the Forum for the Inculturation of Liturgical Music (FILM) Competition featured settings of "Ave Maria" in various Nigerian languages. This one is in the Central (Imo) Dialect of Igbo by St. Joseph's Catholic Chaplaincy Choir, Imo State University, Owerri. It was composed by Ifeanyi Nwaiwu.
Carter-Enyi, Quintina and Carter-Enyi, Aaron, "Ekele Maria (Ave Maria in Central Igbo Language)" (2013). Africana Digital Ethnography Project. 68.