Kenneth Gourlay Uganda Collection

Kagoro song

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:54

  • Cultures

    Tyap (Kagoro)

  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0006171 (copy of C105/32)

  • Recording date

    1976-01-23

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Ken Gourlay collection

  • Recording locations

    Makabong village, near Kagoro, Nigeria

  • Performers

    Cecilia, Eya, Sarnet, Tenyi, Yungtuk

  • Description

    All notes transcribed from spoken announcements on tapes: Tape 2 recording 1; called Eya ka....?; recorded by Cecilia, Sarnet, Yungtuk, Eya and Tenyi; playing kim kim [American male voice can be heard trying to get instrument information from performers]; [female voice leading song, with female and children singing refrain throughout; kim kim - clay pots] [For detailed notes and cross references see: "A descriptive catalogue of recorded sound" compiled by Ken A Gourlay for the musicology section of the Centre for Nigerian Cultural Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria].

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