Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Batwa women, part 5 of 5: Women's songs

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:09:23

  • Cultures

    Twa

  • Shelf mark

    C23/63

  • Recording date

    1993-03-01

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    roadside clearing, Kalengere, Bufumbira, Kigezi district, Uganda

  • Performers

    Unidentified (singers, female)

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Performance note: Much loud chat by local chief at start of this, women introduce another song fragment before all taking it up. Much men's talk over this song plus grunts and recitations at high speed. Women told to applaud at end. Performer's note: Batwa women. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG93.3.11 (pgm 21-22).

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Batwa women, part 5 of 5: Women's songs

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