Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Omusentze taba muto. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

  • Add a note
    Log in to add a note at the bottom of this page.
  • All notes
  • My notes
  • Hide notes
Please click to leave a note

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 »

Tags (top 25):
(No tags found for this item)
  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:23:40

  • Cultures

    Soga

  • Shelf mark

    C4/27

  • Recording date

    1954-06

  • Recording locations

    Uganda Museum, Kampala

  • Performers

    Kasuwa, A. (singer, male, bowl lyre)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.48. Item notes : From available documentation: the English translation of the song lyrics are "The emigrant is not a youngster". Musically different from other items of his repertoire, and quite good. Some trace of Temuso Mukasa's style. Performer notes : The Soga bowl lyre is known as the ntongooli.

  • Metadata record:

    View full metadata for this item