Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Oculi gin ki lagwar
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Lukumbe song [entertainment]
1966-01-02 to 1966-01-03
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Alarek, Labwor, northeast Uganda
Unidentified (lukembe), Unidentified (singer)
Item note: Lukumbe song [entertainment]. Copy of Lukembe (lamellophone) songs and tunings dubbed from recordings made by Hugh Rowell, Makerere University College. "Girls are like birds in the river. Uganda has her freedom. I'm thinking of my girl. Oh, the eyes of women." Performance note: This recording features four Lukembe [17 key treble played by singer, 24 key tenor, 22 key bass and 21 key bass]. Performer's note: Four boys from Katet in abwomuble. These people spread into this part of Labwor from Acholi according to Hugh Rowell. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 11, TRACK B, item no. 7 [although announced as item 20].