Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Oyee in ito calo gweno ame oneko = Oyee, you died like a chicken which has been killed for a visitor
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Oleta [flute] song
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Ojul, 3 miles from Abako village, Lango, Uganda
Kolnerio, Owuni (singer, male, oleta)
Item note: Oleta [flute] song. Preceded by announcement "I am going to play 'alete' in the way the Lango used to play it a long time ago. It has been a very sad news indeed because what killed Oyee we do not know" (trans. by S. Achal, Lango student at the National Teachers' College). Performance note: This recording features Oleta = four-holed notched aluminium flute. Performer's note: Of the Atek clan of Ojul village. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG1964-8.20.A1.