Kenneth Gourlay Uganda Collection

Naleo (Tepes) dancing

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    Karamojong, Soo

  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0006140 (copy of C105/13)

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Ken Gourlay collection

  • Recording locations

    Koychos village, near Moroto

  • Recordist

    Gourlay, Ken

  • Description

    Tepes [another name for Soo language]; Recorded late evening and early darkness; hence some over-modulation in later recordings. Men and women singers. Notes by Stephen Gourlay. Naleo (Tepes) dancing by men and women with songs in the Tepes language. At times singers moved around in groups of two or three with linked arms; The women chose their 'partners' by touching them with a stick.

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Naleo (Tepes) dancing

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