Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Abakazi bajozi. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:40

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C4/24

  • Recording date

    1954-05-07

  • Recording locations

    Uganda museum, Kampala

  • Performers

    Abiasali Kasuwa (singer, male, endongo lamellophone)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.18a. Item notes : From available documentation: a song that says "women are troublesome though sometimes helpful. The men buy them everyhting they need but the women use these things to befriend other men. This makes the husbands angry and they punish their wives, which causes them to say that men are troublesome. On the other hand women are helpful because they prepare food, etc."

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Abakazi bajozi. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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