Peter Cooke Uganda Collection
Awobe ajoni obalo wi nyara o do / Omako won long oreto piny
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Okeme (lamellophone) song
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Peter Cooke Uganda Recordings
Canon Lawrence Teacher Training College, 5 miles South of Lira District, Lango, Uganda.
Mr. Okene (okeme)
Item note: PCUG97.6.11: Same song as for item 8 [C23/79 BD8] but faster and with variations. has 16-beat cycle. PCUG97.6.10: Same song as previous item but faster. Has a 13-beat cycle?; Performed in Lango tuning. 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: PCUG97.6.10 (pgm 10) / PCUG97.6.11 (pgm 11). Performer's note: Mr. Okene (lecturer) [musoga].