Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Amaimait emoit Ologe = The stranger gently and repeatedly begs Ologe

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    Atenusu dance song of Akisuk type

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    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Kwapa village, Tororo, Eastern Region, Uganda

  • Performers

    Okada, John (aulero)

  • Description

    Item note: Aulero song - or a song for the Atenusu dance of Akisuk type. Cooke notes that according to Laban Erapu this is really a song for the Atenus dance of Akisuk type and would normally have a drum. Performance note: Auleru, obliquely blown end flute, 4 stops and hand claps. Performer's note: John Okada (aulero flute) of Ikarwok clan. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.22.A7 [Announced as 'Item no. 6'].

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