Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Obanga ngeo-obapu ducu wapwoyi meicel pi muno man. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:32:06

  • Cultures

    Lango

  • Shelf mark

    C4/32

  • Subjects

    harp songs

  • Recording date

    1954-05-29

  • Recording locations

    Anyeke, Uganda

  • Performers

    Angim, Luka (singer, male, tum bow-harp)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.158. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "all the people should clap hands because the D.C. has drilled for us for water". Performer notes : From available documentation: Luka Angim is from Acaba. The humming technique is again much in public favour.

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