Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:08:18

  • Cultures

    Masaba

  • Shelf mark

    C23/27

  • Subjects

    Liduku (lyre) song

  • Recording date

    1968-06-30

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Gombolola HQ, Bumasifwa, Budadiri, Bugisu district, Uganda

  • Performers

    Jome (liduku), Odero (isaasi), Unidentified (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Liduku (lyre) song. Performance note: With leg bells and Isaasi (rattle); terms differ from North and south Bugisu, (N always given first) Mabega Mabeka (the dance danced with this music); Kukyina Khukyina (vb. to dance); Ludaya, Lutaya (transverse flute); Liduku, Litungu (lyre), inyungu, Inyungu (waterpots - used for percussion); Lukokolo or Luwepere, Luwenjele (percussion trough); Isaasi, Isaasi (rattle); Zingoma ze palu, Tsingoma sembalu (drums for circumscision); Bitsetse, Bizese (leg bells). Performer's note: Jome, son of Wadulo - lyre; Odero, son of Wanziguya (Bunaseche clan) - rattle. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG64-8.37.A2.

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