Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

'Rwendinga' [the name of a great man]

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:05:36

  • Cultures

    Chiga

  • Shelf mark

    C23/1

  • Recording date

    1964-12

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    home of Wunjnoah's (6th form student at Makerere College school) father, Kigezi, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singer, male, ennanga)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Kiga ennanga (trough zither, 6 strings) is featured in this recording. This song is in the Bukinda style of playing of Rubanda County. Performer's note: Wunjnoah's uncle singing. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on side 1 [Track A] of his 'TAPE PC 2'.

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'Rwendinga' [the name of a great man]

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