Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ocelo tong-gweno ki moo yaa = cooked eggs with sim (oil)

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:53

  • Cultures

    Acholi

  • Shelf mark

    C23/18

  • Recording date

    1965-11-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Bombo village, Buganda (c 30 m north of Kampala), Uganda

  • Performers

    Fr. Okello's Band

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Song with band accompaniment: Awal (calabash), large lamellaphone, guitar, nanga (trough zither) and side blown trumpet; Opuk tuning approx. (C) Bflat, G, F, D, C. Nanga tuning approx D#, C#, B,G#, F#, D# C# obviously these tunings make little sense - on the tape they fit quite well with each other. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.24.A6 [announced as no. 50].

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