Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Collection

Obwal ka ocoro ceng mom dok cen. Klaus Wachsmann Uganda Field Recordings

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:29:58

  • Cultures

    Lango

  • Shelf mark

    C4/33

  • Subjects

    leaping dances

  • Recording date

    1954-05-29

  • Recording locations

    Anyeke, Uganda

  • Performers

    unidentified (drums)

  • Recordist

    Wachsmann, Klaus, 1907-1984

  • Singers

    unidentified (mixed chorus)

  • Description

    Item notes : Wachsmann's original recording no.: 54.197. English translation of song lyrics from available documentation: "When the mushroom grows up it never goes back into the ant-hill" (a man grows up and does not become young again). Buywa, Yekoyadi is the leader of the group. Performer notes : From available documentation: the group are from Icheme.

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