Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Dialogue and lullaby

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:04

  • Cultures

    Nyankore

  • Shelf mark

    C23/46

  • Subjects

    Lullabies

  • Recording date

    1988-08-06

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Mubangizi's homestead, Ryeishe, Kitabi, west Nkore, Uganda

  • Performers

    Kitabi cultural group

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Lullaby. Performance note: Woman neglects a crying child, mother turns up and pacifies the child while other woman looks on and makes rude gestures. Several lullabies incorporated into this mini-drama. Amused sounds from audience and applause. Performer's note: Kitabi cultural group (two women and baby). Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG88.19.4.

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Dialogue and lullaby

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