Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
The British Library Board acknowledges the intellectual property rights of those named as contributors to this recording and the rights of those not identified.
Legal and ethical usage »
Okeme (lamellophone) songs
Is part of (Collection)
Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Bar Twang ("the place for fish"), near Apac, Lira district, Lango, Uganda
Bar Twang Okeme Group
Recording note: Recordings were made with a Sony DAT Walkman model TCD - D8 (kindly loaned by the School of Scottish Studies) machine and a matching single point stereo microphone (Sony ECM 959A which PC purchased shortly before his visit began). Recordist's note: NB. in Peter Cooke's notes this is: PCUG97.4.11. Performance note: With flute (players tuned up to the flute); overmodulated near the start; short; stick beats on box of bass okeme. Drum played using flat of hand as a mute and fingers of the right hand.
Please log in to update your playlists.
Can you tell us more about the context of the recording? Or can you share information on its content - timings of key sections or important details? Please add your notes. Uninformative entries may not be retained.
Please log in to leave notes.