Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Ngici ngiri yo

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:28

  • Cultures

    Ma'di

  • Shelf mark

    C23/22

  • Subjects

    Children's song about birds

  • Recording date

    1968-04-07 to 1968-04-08

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Metu Pr.7 Integrated school, 5 miles off Gulu Road near Moyo, West Nile, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singers, children)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Children's song about birds. Longo arinzi dri - weaver birds' song; solo: "Ngici ngiri yo, Ngici ama ba Wira otrani" chorus: "Ngici ngirici, ajuga ni, ajuga ningirici, ngirici, ngirici". Performer's note: Children from Metu Integrated Primary School. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.29.A8.

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