Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Enswezi song and dance

  • Add a note
    Log in to add a note at the bottom of this page.
  • All notes
  • My notes
  • Hide notes
Please click to leave a note

The British Library Board acknowledges the intellectual property rights of those named as contributors to this recording and the rights of those not identified.
Legal and ethical usage »

Tags (top 25):
(No tags found for this item)
  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:01:55

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C23/41

  • Subjects

    Enswezi

  • Recording date

    1988-07-21

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Home of James Maganda, Kawete, Busoga, Uganda

  • Performers

    Maganda, James

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Enswezi. Performance note: Performed on edge of Maganda's compound. Four drums (+ engalabi), rattles, much ululation. Drumming sounds rather kiganda in style. Performer's note: James Maganda and Baswezi friends. Recording note: Recorded at 7+ips with Stellavox and Sennheiser Mics in stereo whole track. Recorded to accompany video recording. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG88.4.5.

  • Metadata record:

    View full metadata for this item