Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Lim onyo ka lameru pe = Money of these days when you have no sister!

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:09:07

  • Cultures

    Acholi

  • Shelf mark

    C23/14

  • Subjects

    Orak song for Larakaraka dance

  • Recording date

    1968-01-04 to 1968-01-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Pakwelo, Gulu, Northern Province, Uganda

  • Performers

    Oloya, Silvano (singer, male, nanga)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Orak song for Larakaraka dance. This is known as an easy song to play, hence the first one he learned. Performance note: Sung to Nanga acommpaniment. Preceded by tunings, firstly of Nanga slightly out of tune, secondly after being carefully tuned. Performer's note: Headmaster of Pakwelo Primary School near Gulu, Acholi district. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.19.A1.

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Lim onyo ka lameru pe = Money of these days when you have no sister!

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