Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Cabit tuno awene me adok paco, kec ocira gira oko. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:14

  • Cultures

    Lango

  • Shelf mark

    C4/31

  • Subjects

    flute songs

  • Recording date

    1954-05-28

  • Recording locations

    Ireda [?], Uganda

  • Performers

    Araca, Eresania (long flute), unidentified (cone flute)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus, hand clapping)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.124. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "In the old days a man had to work for the chief for a week. Its too long, he wants to go home, he is hungry". Performer notes : From available documentation: the group are from Awelo and Aputi.

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Cabit tuno awene me adok paco, kec ocira gira oko. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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