Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Ikok ngio ngio Edong odong wang men to lit / Edong ceng lelo i mea jo, onyoni otuno i wang meri odoko lit?. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Subjects

    beer drinking songs

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  • Recording locations

    Ireda [?], Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (cone flute), unidentified (mixed chorus), unidentified (drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (solo singer, male)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.126. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "Edong was pleased when the other people were killed but when his own relatives were killed he wept". Performer notes : From available documentation: the group are from Awelo and Aputi.

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