Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Lowi zi bara alu alu. Jale a dri kwa ni olere dro
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Oda longo [story song]
1968-04-07 to 1968-04-08
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Metu Pr.7 Integrated school, 5 miles off Gulu Road near Moyo, West Nile, Uganda
Drawe, Pascasius (olere), Unidentified (bells)
Item note: Oda longo [story song]. Jale was son of a Sudanese woman - he was eaten by a hyena; the woman found his forearm - sang this song and a herdsman found the bone and made a flute from it. Performance note: This recording features: one Olere flute and bells. Performer's note: Pascasius Drawe (Metu clan) - Olere; All teenage school boys. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.29.A10.