Peter Cooke Uganda Collection


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  • Subjects

    Eluma dance

  • Recording date

    1966-12-30 to 1966-12-31

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Bwamba and Bukonjo, Bundibugyo, Uganda

  • Performers

    Kiduba, Charles (singer), Mukidi, George, Unidentified (singers, flutes)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Eluma dance. Performance note: This Amba Eluma dance contains Kusoronga steps, then Sayo during the singing ("Kulimba"). The recording features two drums, leg bells and 22 Eluma reed flutes. Performer's note: 22 members of the Biito clan. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 10, TRACK A, item no. 7.

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