Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
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Nkongo (lamellaphone song).
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
4 miles east of Terinyi ferry in Bugwere, Eastern Uganda
Kalinjeru, Sabani (singer, male, nkongo)
Item note: Nkongo (lamellaphone song). First recording made in company of members of African music course, including J. Blacking, Lois Anderson, Susan Bowles and others; Preceeded by analytical recording for tuning in order R, L, R (13 keys played left to right); Then the song. Performer's note: (mugwere) of the Mwisemena clan (a large clan). Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.23.A2 [announced as item 7].
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