Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ho acgidodotho napei tori lorl = Once Dodotho came and attacked but were driven back as far as their villages and their cows and sheep captured

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:54

  • Cultures

    Karamojong

  • Shelf mark

    C23/18

  • Subjects

    Elilea dance song

  • Recording date

    1965-11-14

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Nakapele Muru, Jie County, Karamoja, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singers, male)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Elilea dance song. Performance note: Sung as war or victory song, now sung for feasts. Hands held, knees bending and feet stamping. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.24.B9 [announced as no. 72].

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