Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ekiro Engunga Yasyabugha = The day for the flute to be in use

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  • Subjects

    Rebel song

  • Recording date

    1966-12-30 to 1966-12-31

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    in the compound of the Protestant church outside the house of Rev. Semu Sengi, Mutiti village, Sabawali Omulemansozi Gombolola, Bwamba County, Uganda

  • Composer


  • Performers

    Muhindo, Saulo, Unidentified (singers, children)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Rebel song. Song based on European melody, composed by Mikairi with one Uganda drum. Performance note: Part of the "konsati" (concert) arranged by Mr. Simoni Kaate, local head of Rwenzururu movement. Performer's note: Saulo Muhindo's group of sub-grade school children. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 10, TRACK A, item no. 13.

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Ekiro Engunga Yasyabugha = The day for the flute to be in use

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