Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Enswezi song and dance
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Home of James Maganda, Kawete, Busoga, Uganda
Item note: Enswezi. Performance note: Performed on edge of Maganda's compound. Four drums (+ engalabi), rattles, much ululation. Drumming sounds rather kiganda in style. Has some chat at start. Drummer leads singing. Starts twice. Performer's note: James Maganda and Baswezi friends. Recording note: Has much crackle at start of item. Recorded at 3 3/4 ips, recorded on video. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG88.5.1.