Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

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    Kubyina [Nyarwanda men's dance song]

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  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Kisoro, Bufumbira District, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (drum), Unidentified (singers, male)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Kubyina [Nyarwanda men's dance song]. The culture is Runyarwanda, an alternate name for Rwanda, language of Rwanda and Uganda. Performance note: With one drum. Performer's note: Group of Banyarwanda from Gitendere, Bufumbira. Recording note: Recorded during a visit to Kigezi with President Obote's political tour. Recorded at 3 3/4 ips. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.29.B.6 [announced as no. 21].

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