Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Tuning of ndere

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:00:15

  • Cultures

    Ganda

  • Shelf mark

    C23/9

  • Recording date

    1967-02

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Kampala, Uganda

  • Performers

    Muyinda, Evaristo 1916-1993 (ndere)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Tuning of ndere notched reed flute. Performance note: Flute has 4 finger holes; pentatonic scale over two octaves. Performer's note: Primary school teacher and musician, later trained at Legon, Ghana. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is on TAPE PC 14, TRACK A, item no. 18.

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