Kenneth Gourlay Uganda Collection

Irigwe songs

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:23:39

  • Cultures

    Irigwe

  • Shelf mark

    2CDR0006176 (copy of C105/36)

  • Recording date

    1977-09-10

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Ken Gourlay collection

  • Recording locations

    Kwal village, Irigwe, Nigeria

  • Recordist

    Gourlay, Ken

  • Description

    All notes transcribed from spoken announcements on tape: [Gourlay's voice]: tape CNCS (Centre of Nigerian Cultural Studies) /KAG (Ken A Gourlay) /77/4; [lamellophone/raft zither/xylophone, male voice speaking and singing and later a 2nd male singer joins in]. [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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