Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Soga wrestling song

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:04:38

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C23/43

  • Recording date

    1988-07-22

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Home of Maganda Byekwaso at Bunhyiro, Kawete, Busoga, Uganda

  • Performers

    Kyebajja Tobona Cultural Group, Maganda, Byekwaso (singer, male)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Follows on with hardly a break from previous item. Much cheering and ululation. Loud cheer when a fall is acheived. Much chat and congratulation at end of song. Drum continues to keep a simple rhythm going to link with next song. Recording note: Recorded at 3 3/4 ips, recorded on video. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG88.8.6.

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Soga wrestling song

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