Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Batwa women, part 1 of 5: Tinda or Simba

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:02:07

  • Cultures

    Twa

  • Shelf mark

    C23/63

  • Subjects

    women's songs

  • Recording date

    1993-02-28

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    roadside bar, Kalengere, Bufumbira, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singers, female)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Women's song. These were the first Twa items recorded on this trip (Items at start of tape were recorded later at filming session). Kalengere is near top of the pass leading over from Kabale into Bunyarwanda. Performance note: Small group of singers with handclapping accompaniment. Four women 1' 53". Performer's note: Batwa women. Recording note: Various microphone noises made after this as they are adjusted for session following day. Recorded at 5:00pm. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG93.3.7 (pgm 09 and 10).

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Batwa women, part 1 of 5: Tinda or Simba

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