Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
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Endara (xylophone) song
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Nabyogo Primary School, Adhola county near Nagongera, Uganda
Unidentified (bul), Unidentified (endara), Unidentified (fumbo), Xylophone team
Item note: Endara (xylophone) song. Performance note: One endara with 14 keys also one bul (drum), one fumbo (long drum). Xylophone keys very large and thick like logs. Tuning taken, Drum player always began with left hand, long drum always began with a steady beat with later variants (accents marking the dance steps). Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.23.A7 [announced as 17a].