Peter Cooke Uganda Collection

Tusamire eitaka

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:03:25

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C23/65

  • Subjects

    Women's song

  • Recording date

    1994-03-11

  • Is part of (Collection)

    Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings

  • Recording locations

    Budwege primary school compound, near Iganga, Busoga, Uganda

  • Performers

    Kyakuwaire, Mirionsi (singer, female), Luyira Bakusekamaja Women's Club

  • Recordist

    Cooke, Peter

  • Description

    Item note: Women's song. Group was present among other groups and (abataka) locals to welcome Museveni's visit to lay foundation stone of the half-finished school. Recording made after Museveni had left. Performance note: To Irongo drum rhythms; Good performance. Much ululation at end. Performer's note: Mirionsi Kyakuwaire [soloist]. Recording note: Opening missed. Recordist's note: In Peter Cooke's notes, this is PCUG94.3.2 (pgm 10).

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Tusamire eitaka

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