Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Embogo (buffalo)

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  • Subjects

    Engabo song

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Galihuma Primary School, Butiti, Mwenge Saza, Tooro, Uganda

  • Performers

    Harigaba, Charles (singer, male), Kahwerire, T. (singer, male), Karubaba, Francis (singer, male), Rwatoro, Mr. Miscyiri (singer, male), Sabiti, Charles (singer, male), Unidentified (singers, female and male)

  • Recordist

    Blacking, John

  • Description

    Item note: Engabo song. Performance note: Handclapping only. Performer's note: Francis Karubaba, Charles Sabiti and Charles Harigaba [spoken engabo (as a fast recitative)]. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.26.A3 [announced as no. 92 c].

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Embogo (buffalo)

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