Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Ngat amito neno Rwot Adoko, ting dong otuno i lek me Awelo. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:14

  • Cultures

    Lango

  • Shelf mark

    C4/31

  • Subjects

    beer drinking songs

  • Recording date

    1954-05-28

  • Recording locations

    Ireda [?], Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (solo singer, male), unidentified (cone flute), unidentified (mixed chorus), unidentified (drum)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.134. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "Adoko has now arrived. The people should come and see him, because they may never have seen him before". Performer notes : From available documentation: the group are from Awelo and Aputi.

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Ngat amito neno Rwot Adoko, ting dong otuno i lek me Awelo. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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